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MP MARKFED is running warehouses for the scientific storage of agriculture and minors forest produce, seeds, culture, fertilizers, pesticides, agricultural implements and notified commodities offered by individuals, co-operative societies and other institutions. Markfed is committed to provide scientific storage facilities with entire satisfaction of its customer.

StorageThe Markfed is having a separate storage wing managing the Warehousing activities of the Federation. As stated above ,the total capacity of storage wing is 5.44 lakh MTs. This is manned by a General Manager at the Head Office and looked after by the Godown keeper and Godown Superintendents in the District level. The Markfed not only arranges storage of the Chemical fertilizers, foodgrains pulses etc. but also arranges storage of foodgrains of cultivators and other Companies. The storage is done in a scientific manner.

Warehouses play a pivotal role in the business of the Markfed. The agro inputs, marketing commodities are warehoused in the Markfed’s own warehouses. Apart from storage of the Markfed’s own commodities these warehouses are also hired out to suppliers, farmers and for other commercial purposes.

District wise Warehouse centers

1. The following rebate is given to depositors:-

  • 10% rebate , for reservations of 3 or more than 3 months is taken and the rent paid in advance.
  • 15% rebate, for reservations of 4 or more than 3 months is taken and the rent is paid in advance.
  • 20 % rebate, for reservations of 6 or more than 6 months is taken and the rent is paid in advance.

2. The following rebate is given to depositors:-

  • 40 % rebate to the cultivators of SC & ST categories.30 % rebate for general category.
  • The above rebate is applicable only on the reservation upto 100 bags, for more than 100 bags the ordinary rates will be applicable. The assessment of the yield will be done as per the laid norms

3. Terms and conditions of the reservation:-

  • The reservation will be subjected to the availability of space and demand.
    The minimum period and quantity for the reservation will be 3 months and 50 MTs respectively.
  • The reservation once given will not be changed.
  • The depositor should apply 1month in advance for the increase in the prior reservation period.

4. Rates of the reservation of some of the common commodities are as follows:-

S.No.Name of CommoditiesType of PackingStandard WeightMonthly Storage Per Bag/Ton
1.Food GrainBagless than 50 kgRs. 4.50
  BagMore than 51 kg but less than 100 kgRs. 7.00
2.Pulses other than soyabeanBagless than 50 kgRs. 5.00
  BagMore than 51 kg but less than 100kgRs. 8.00
3.Oil SeedBagless than 50 kgRs. 4.50
  BagMore than 51 kg but less than 100kgRs. 7.00
4.SunflowerBag50 KgRs. 8.00
5.FertilizerTon Rs. 45 per Ton