We have analysed the issues mentioned by farmers in Uddan workshop where 60% farmers talks about high cost labour problem. In solution Apulkee has set up one model Agriculture Tool Bank in Amaravati district of Maharashtra. This Agriculture Tool Bank consist of tractor, rotavator, sowing machines & other equipments required for farming. We rented these equipments on no profit no loss basis to farmers. Till date Apulkee agriculture Tool Bank served 780 farmers for the cultivation of 8000 acre of land.
We are thankful to Mr. Sachin Tendulkar, Mr. Anand Mahindra, Mr. Yuvaraj Singh & our advisory committee member Mr. Sunandal Lele for providing support for this cause. We request government to set up one such tool bank in every village of state.