How has the virus lockdown affected the horticulture industry? How have been the businesses and farmers impacted? How big an issue was supply chain disruptions for them? And what does the road ahead look like once the lockdown is lifted?
To discuss the above questions, ETCFO spoke with INI Farms Finance Head, Sushil Parikh. INI Farms is an integrated horticulture start-up, set up in 2009. It works with more than 2500 farmers across Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. It exports pomegranates and bananas to over 35 countries. Edited Excerpts: