West Bengal is enriched with different agricultural commodities. By profession a large number of people belongs to farm commodities. Earlier it was noticed that due to the scarcity of suitable market as well as modernized marketing facilities,
the farmers did not get better remunerated prices against t heir commodities. Due to circumstantial compulsion they used to make distressed sale against their commodities. Considering the situation the decision for construction of Krishak Bazar was taken.
Till date 186 Krishak Bazars have been constructed at different blocks of this state. Those Krishak Bazars consists better marketing infrastructure like Auction Platform, Farmers Rest House, Administrative Building,
Weighbridge, Godown, Shop-cum-Godown, Krishak Sahayak Kendra etc. Some of those Krishak Bazars are being connected with National Agricultural Market (e-NAM).