Project Profile

Project Title Conducting baseline survey to evolve methodology for fixation of Minimum Support Price (MSP) for selected Minor Forest Produce (MFPs)
Project Code 2015SF06
Project Status Ongoing
Start Date October 2015
Sponsor(s) Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India Ltd

TERI has been assigned the task of developing the Minimum Support Price for 12 selected Minor Forest Produce (MFPs) mainly collected from 8 PESA (Panchayats Extension to the Scheduled Areas) states in India. The work involves conducting baseline surveys to assess the status of MFPs. Field observation of the MFP collectors for the collection and selling process will be conducted for all MFPs in all states. The data will be used to develop the methodology for MSP.