The Departmental of Agril. Marketing was established with an objective to regulate, control and supervise the marketing network of sale, purchase, storage of Agril. Produce, notified in Schedule – II of Telangana (Agril. Produce and Live stock) Markets Act, 1966.
At present the state serviced by Network of 192 Market Committees in the state. Apart from the Principle Market Yards, there are 87 Sub Yards and these AMCs are classified in terms of Market Fee Collected.
Selection Grade Secretary
Special Grade Secretary
Grade – I
The Telangana State Agriculture Produce is being regulated under the Telangana State (Agricultural produce and Live stock) Markets Act, 1966 – the preamble of the Act is an act to consolidate and amend the law relating to the regulation of purchase and sale of Agricultural produce, Live stock and products of the live stock and the establishment of Markets in connection therewith.
The Main (Primary) objective of the department and AMCs are to establish modern Markets for efficient Marketing of agricultural products by providing modern facilities in the markets and to enforce the Act, Rules, Bye-laws framed there under.