In its endeavour to make the Indian agri supplychain effective, efficient and globally competitive,Origo, since its inception in 2011 has beenconsistently adopting innovative tools andpractices, and devising solutions to create a“better ecosystem”.
The Indian agricultural sector is a global powerhouse and consists of complex marketlinkages with over 263 million agricultural workers catering to the needs of over a billiondomestic customers and a large number abroad. Gross Value Added (GVA) by agriculture,forestry and fishing was estimated at USD 276 billion in FY20
Beyond the Obvious, as the name suggests, provides an overview of Origo’s social vision and its endeavour to achieve holistic growth through OCI and OFL. Rural India is Origo’s inspiration, and with a strategic focus on enhancing agriculture and small enterprises, we are striving to create a robust rural community that would contribute not only
2020 was a year that brought some unexpected challenges across the globe. While COVID did cause a lot of stir for everyone, it especially impacted the underprivileged section. Even during these tough times, it is extremely satisfying that Origo continued to render the best of its services throughout the year, including the lockdown phase.
Mitigating food loss and waste in the post-harvest phase and on plate is critical to having enough to eat for all — by Sunoor Kaul
15% of the food emissions come from food lost in the supply chain. Interestingly, grains are the highest contributor to the carbon footprint and therefore it becomes even more crucial to prevent grain wastage. We at Origo, are striving to eliminate food grain wastage with advanced technology and scientific practices. With a strong rural presence,
Origo, with its extensive outreach and a deep understanding of rural ecosystem, is consistently working to reduce commodity degradation from harvest to consumption. From its inception till date, Origo has managed 25 million tonnes of commodity with an average wastage reduction of 10%. The 3 million tonnes of commodity saved, has fed more than a million people.