Seed Village Scheme: Andhra Pradesh

Details of Seed Village Scheme
ParticularsDescription
Name of the SchemeSeed Village Scheme
Sponsored byState Government
Funding PatternA total of Rs.3904 lakhs are allocated to Seed village scheme for the year 2008-09 from GOI.
Ministry/DepartmentAgriculture and Co-Operation
DescriptionFoundation class of seed from authentic sources will be supplied to the identified farmers and they will be empowered to take up multiplication of seed under seed Village Programme. The seed so produced will meet the requirement of farmers of the mandal /district.This Programme ensures supply of quality certified seed of high yielding varieties to the farmers in time at their places at affordable prices besides ensuring quick multiplication of new seed varieties in a shorter time in that mandal/district based on the crop situation.
BeneficiariesIndividual,other,
Other BeneficiariesFarmers.
Benefits
Benefit TypeSubsidy,
Eligibility criteriaAll SC/ST farmers and other farmers
How to AvailThis scheme is avail with the concerned State Department of Agriculture by the implementing agencies at all mandals/district
Validity of the Scheme
Introduced On 01 / 01 / 2009
Valid Upto 31 / 12 / 2010
Reference URLhttp://agri.ap.nic.in/seed_village.htm (External website that opens in a new window)

Source: National Portal Content Management Team  (Andhra Pradesh, 20-04-2010)