Farm Mechanization: Mizoram

Details of Farm Mechanization
ParticularsDescription
Name of the SchemeFarm Mechanization
Sponsored byCentral Government
Funding Pattern100% central sponsored scheme
Ministry/DepartmentAgriculture
DescriptionUnder this scheme , emphasis is given on increasing the coverage as well as the yield per unit of area. The major programme components covered under the FM are as under : i. Tractor ii. Power Tiller/reaper iii. Pump Sets iv. Power drawn implements(Cultivator/leveler) v. Animals drawn implements(Cultivator) vi. Manual operated implements (Paddle Thresher) vii. Power Thresher viii. Rotavator/Strip Till Drill ix. Sprayer x. Self Propel reaper
BeneficiariesFamily,Community,
Benefits
Benefit TypeMaterial,Subsidy,
Eligibility criteriaAll farmers
How to AvailSelection of beneficiaries to be done through recommendation of District Agriculture Officer. Details can be obtained from Directorate of Agriculture, Govt.of Mizoram
Validity of the Scheme
Introduced On 30 / 03 / 2000
Valid Upto 27 / 08 / 2014

Source: National Portal Content Management Team  (Mizoram, 01-09-2009)