Integrated Development of Scampi/Fish Farming: Kerala

Details of Integrated Development of Scampi/Fish Farming
ParticularsDescription
Name of the SchemeIntegrated Development of Scampi/Fish Farming
Sponsored byState Government
Funding Pattern100% State Government
Ministry/DepartmentFisheries Department
DescriptionThis is a credit linked scheme which aims at rotational farming of paddy and fish/prawn in 500 hectares of padasekharams and shrimp farming in 500 hectares in pokkali fields in three districts of the State. It is implemented by Agency for development of Aquaculture, Kerala (ADAK) in association with local self-governments and Kerala Agricultural University. The total outlay of the project is Rs.60.00 lakh.
BeneficiariesIndividual,Community,
Benefits
Benefit TypeSubsidy,
Eligibility criterialocal bodies, owners of Pokkali Fields, Padasekhera samithis, farmers doing collective farming and co-operative of prawn farmers.
How to AvailThrough the Agency for Development of Aquaculture, Kerala (ADAK), Fisheries Department, Local Self Governments and Kerala Agricultural University
Validity of the Scheme
Introduced On 01 / 04 / 2002
Valid Upto 31 / 03 / 2010
Reference URLhttp://www.fishnetkerala.gov.in/index2.php?option=com_content&do_pdf=1&id=68 (External website that opens in a new window)

Source: National Portal Content Management Team  (Kerala, 03-07-2009)