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What Can You Get

S.NoType of AssistanceCriteria for assistance/ maximum
State /Central Schemes/
1Assistance for cultivation of Banana,
Pineapple & Papaya
75% subsidy, Rs. 67500/- per ha.Development of Horticulture
Assistance for cultivation of fruit
plants under State & NHM
2Assistance for cultivation of Flowers i.e. Bulbous flowers75% subsidy, Rs. 75000/ha.Assistance for cultivation of Flowers
under State & NHM
Assistance for cultivation of Loose
75% subsid,Rs. 45000/ha.
3Assistance for cultivation of fruits and
spices, Mango, Chickoo, Nutmeg,
Cashew, Kokum, Guava, etc.
75% subsidy, Rs. 30,000/ha.Assistance for cultivation fruit &
4Assistance for cultivation of cashew75% subsidy, limited to Rs.30,000/-
ha. in 3 yearly instalment
Area expansion in cashew under
State & NHM
5Assistance for replacing old deceased senile cashew trees with planting of new grafts.50% subsidy limited to Rs.20,000/-ha.Rejuvenation/replace of senile
6Compensation to farmers whose crops are affected due to natural calamities and other damages.Compensation subsidy as per
standard cost fixed for each crops
limited to max. of Rs.15,000/- and
min.of Rs.1000/-ha. for crops and
max.Rs.1,00,000/- or 25% of
estimated cost.
Shetkari Adhar Nidhi
7Procurement of vegetable from farmers at
pre-fixed rates.
Procurement at pre-fixed rates
through procurement centres.
Procurement of vegetable
8Distribution of Fruit and spice plants to households in rural areas.1 or 2 fruit or spice plants free of
Assistance for distribution of fruit
plants for home-stead gardens
9Assistance for cultivation of coconut with local varieties.Rs.30,000/- per ha.
@ 160 palms/ha. in two yearly
Coconut Development Board /State
Scheme Assistance for cultivation of
10Assistance for cultivation of coconut with hybrid varieties.Rs.40,000/- per ha. @ 160 palms/ha.
in two yearly instalment.
Coconut Development Board
11Assistance for cultivation of fruits &
Vegetable in polyhouses/shadenet
a)Subsidy on structure upto 100%
limited to standard cost max. 0.4 ha.
per beneficiary and min. 100 sq.mts
Assistance for protected cultivation
for growing flowers & vegetables.
State & NHM
b) Subsidy on structure on planting
material 50% limited to standard cost.
12Inputs like manures and micronutrient mix, for improving the coconut cultivation.Rs.15,000/ha. for eligible
farmers with min. 0.1 ha. and
max. 2.00 ha. Area
Assistance for productivity
improvement of productivity
in Coconut Gardens.
13Demonstration to improve productivity in cashew and for soil and water conservationRs.15,000/- ha.Productivity improvement in
14Outlets on kiosks for sale of vegetableGSHCL provides outlets for sale
of farmers produce
Promotion of vegetable with
assured market
15Support for farmers to get an assured
price for Arecanut sold to registered
Rs.170/- kg. limited to Rs.20/-
per kg. for 1st category
Rs.120/- kg. limited to Rs.10/-
per kg. for other categories.
Assured price for
Agriculture produce
16Support for farmers to get an assured
price for coconut sold to registered
Difference between Assured
price of Rs.8/- and Average
rate fixed as notified by GBAMB
whichever is higher limited to a
max. 50,000 nuts, in 5 ha./and
mim. 500 nuts per farmer.
Assured price for
Agriculture produce
17Support for farmers to get an assured
price for Cashewnut sold to registered
Difference between actual price
and assured price of
Rs. 100/- per kg. limited to max.
2000 kgs. in 5 ha.area and min.
50 kgs./beneficiary.
Assured price for
Agriculture produce
18Support for farmers to get an assured
price for Oil palm, sold to M/s.Godrej
Agrovet Ltd.
Difference between price per
tonne notified by GOPPMC and
Rs. 9,000/tonne of FFB
Assured price for
Agriculture produce
19Assistance to farmers to grow local &hybrid varieties of vegetables50% subsidy on seedAssistance for vegetable
20Vermi compost units
(HDPE vermi bed)
50% subsidy Rs.8,000/- per unitAssistance under organic
farming- NHM.
21Assistance for vegetable seed and other inputs
(Hybrid & open pollinated varieties)
100% subsidy Rs.33,750/- per
ha. for hybrid and
Rs. 22,500/- per ha. for open
Assistance for vegetable
cultivation- NVIUC
22Assistance for production of honey and promotion of traditional tribal occupation in a scientific manner.Subsidy of 75% for General and
90% for ST/SC farmers limited
to Rs.2.07 lakhs for General and
2.48 for ST/SC
Promotion of bee keeping
for honey production.

Whom to Contact?

Dy.Director of Agriculture (Farms), Horticulture Development Programmes, Irrigation, Department of Agriculture.

Source: Department of Agriculture and Cooperation