Small Farm Mechanisation: Kerala

Details of Small Farm Mechanisation
ParticularsDescription
Name of the SchemeSmall Farm Mechanisation
Sponsored byState Government
Funding Pattern100% State Government
Ministry/DepartmentAgriculture Department
DescriptionThe primary objective of the scheme with total outlay of Rs. 50 lakh is to give special support for development of machines suited to garden land agriculture, import of equipments suited for undulating terrain as well as to support R&D on small farm mechanization. The larger objective of the scheme is to initiate a comprehensive mechanization project in the State.
BeneficiariesIndividual,Community,
Benefits
Benefit TypeMaterial,
Details The object of the scheme is to provide credit for the purchase of new tractor/new tractor for 2nd time/tractor rennovation/repair/replacement of spares/small tractors (GOI ) scheme/power tiller/thresher/power sprayer
Eligibility criteriaAny farmer
How to AvailBy contacting the Agriculture department, local self government institutions
Validity of the Scheme
Introduced On 01 / 04 / 2009
Valid Upto 31 / 03 / 2012
Reference URLhttp://www.keralalandbank.org/html/arfarm.htm (External website that opens in a new window)

Source: National Portal Content Management Team  (Kerala, 19-05-2010)