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6) Evaluate the reasons for extreme price volatility of the three basic vegetables Tomatoes-onions-potatoes (TOP). Why does the government often finds itself on the edge in fulfilling its dual objectives of ensuring remunerative prices for farmers and affordable prices for consumers? What are the measures taken and what more needs to be done in this regard?

Topic: Supply Chain Management; upstream and downstream requirements; Transport and marketing of agricultural produce and issues and related constraints.

6) Evaluate the reasons for extreme price volatility of the three basic vegetables Tomatoes-onions-potatoes (TOP). Why does the government often finds itself on the edge in fulfilling its dual objectives of ensuring remunerative prices for farmers and affordable prices for consumers? What are the measures taken and what more needs to be done in this regard?

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