07-06-2017: NABARD had conducted 1st State Level Mango Festival at Bhubaneswar from 3rd June to 6th June 2017. It was conducted to showcase different varieties of Mango grown by Farmers through WADI Projects . Udanti Farmer Producer Company, promoted by Sahabhagi Vikash Abhiyan(POPI) had participated in the festival and marketed Mango varieties like Amrapali, Sinduri and Duseri. The mangoes were procured from WADI farmers of Sianpalli block in Nuapada district of Odisha . The speciality of these mangoes are that no carbide are used on it and they are naturally ripened.
11-04-2017:SVA with support from NABARD, had organised an exposure visit of CEOs and members of few Farmer Producer Companies in Odisha, to a successfully running Producer Company- Kisan Beej in Chattisgarh on 6th & 7th April 2017.
03-12-2016:On 2nd December 2016, with the support from NABARD, SVA promoted a state level consortium of Farmers Producer Companies- Utkal Krushak Samanwaya Pro ducer Company Limited (UKSPCL). UKSPCL is a producer company registered under Companies Act 2013.? UKSPCL aims at providing marketing and other service support to its members which are? Farmer Producer Companies spread over 20 districts in Odisha. The Key business of UKSPCL includes marketing of seeds & fertilisers, aggregation and marketing of agriculture produce and other services.?A retail outlet was also opened representing UKSPCL, in Bhubaneswar and is currently acting as a channel to sell the agriculture produce procured from various FPOs and selling them directly to the consumers.
20-11-2017:Exposure visit of CEOs and BOD Members of few FPOs in Odisha,to a Producer Company-Shri Rajiv Lochan Agro Invention Producer Company Limited in Chhattisgarh, was organised by SVA with support from NABARD from 17th to 19th November 2016.