Sunday, February 27, 2022, 6:00 a.m.
Farmers are happy again!
rice income insurance
Compensation notification 4 types
Farmer Hey! Get another. The difference is guaranteed for rice income! “Jurin” informs the year of production 2564/65 20th installment, compensation for 4 types of “Paddy Rice”, receive compensation up to 48,485 baht.
On February 26, 2022, Ms Mallika Boonmeetrakul Mahasuk, adviser to the Minister of Commerce, revealed that this time, the farmers received the difference again. By Mr. Jurin Laksanawisit, Leader of the Democrat Party Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Commerce Follow up on the income insurance scheme for farmers with 5 types of crops, namely rubber rice, oil palm, cassava and maize.
Recently, rice grower income insurance is reported from Mr. Wattanasak Sueaiam, Director-General of the Department of Internal Trade. As the chairman of the subcommittee on supervision and determination of central criteria referring to the rice farmers’ income insurance scheme It states that it has approved the reference benchmark price and the compensation of the price difference under the Rice Farmers Income Insurance Program Year 2064/65 Round 1, the 20th installment, with a resolution to pay the difference to farmers who are registered rice growers. Production year 2064/22, indicating the expected date of harvesting from 18-24 Feb 2022, 4 types are jasmine paddy outside the area. Pathum Thani Fragrant Rice paddy and glutinous rice The jasmine rice no need to pay compensation at the end of the harvest season
Ms Mallika said that for the reference benchmark price and the payment of the difference, the 20th installment is jasmine rice outside the area, priced at 11,815.28 baht per ton, offset by 2,184.72 baht per ton, Pathum Thani fragrant paddy, priced at 10,280.55 baht per ton, offset by 719.45 baht per ton, paddy price. 8,383.83 baht per ton, a compensation of 1,616.17 baht per ton, and glutinous paddy at a price of 9,834.41 baht per ton, a compensation of 2,165.59 baht per ton.
“Of these, some farmers will receive the difference for the 20th installment, the highest being Hom Mali paddy outside the area 34,955.52 baht, Pathumthani Hom Paddy at 17,986.25 baht, glutinous paddy 48,485.10 baht, and glutinous paddy 34,649.44 baht. Year 3 The old principle is that the Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperatives or BAAC will transfer funds into farmers’ accounts within 3 working days after the announcement of the benchmark price, the same as in Year 1 and Year 2. Announced on February 25th, corresponding to Friday. On public holidays, Saturday and Sunday Therefore, the BAAC will have to pay directly into the farmers’ accounts next week, not later than Wednesday, initially,” Ms Mallika said.
Advisor to the Minister of Commerce said that the third year rice farmers income insurance program has insured the prices of five types of paddy, including jasmine paddy at 15,000 baht per ton, not exceeding 14 tons, and outside jasmine paddy at 14,000 baht per ton, not exceeding 16 tons. Paddy rice 10,000 baht per ton, not more than 30 tons, Pathum Thani aromatic paddy, 11,000 baht per ton, not more than 25 tons, glutinous paddy, 12,000 baht per ton, not more than 16 tons, with various types of husks, moisture content not more than 15%. And if you have any problems at any point, you can coordinate with the BAAC or the sub-district agriculture, agricultural district or provincial commerce offices across the country.
“However In addition to the insurance policy for farmers’ income, there are projects that are continuation measures in this 3rd year in order to raise prices. Rice is now the only income insurance product whose price is not higher than the insurance price. Therefore, another drug is Deputy Prime Minister Jurin has accelerated rice exports and used every opportunity to drive rice exports by ordering the Ministry of Commerce’s plans to be the best,” said Mallika.