Capacity Building to enhance Competitiveness of Indian Agriculture and Registration of Organic Produ: Ministry of Agriculture

Details of Capacity Building to enhance Competitiveness of Indian Agriculture and Registration of Organic Produ
ParticularsDescription
Name of the SchemeCapacity Building to enhance Competitiveness of Indian Agriculture and Registration of Organic Produ
Sponsored byBoth: Central & State Government
Funding PatternThe scheme shall be operated on a cost sharing basis with State Government or other private, semi government, non-Government organizations.
DescriptionThe main aim of this scheme is to build capacities in system such that it is able to withstand the forces of globalization and competition.
BeneficiariesIndividual,Community,other,
Other BeneficiariesFarmers' Organizations, Research Institutions, etc.
Benefits
Benefit TypeLoan,
Eligibility criteriaUnder this scheme financial assistance is given to Departments of Central Government/State Governments and Organization of Central/State Governments, Commodity Boards, Apex recognized trade bodies, farmer's organizations, research institutions etc., Individual entrepreneurs (only for reimbursement of organic product registration charges).
How to AvailThe States are required to fill Annexure-A and contact Joint Secretary (Trade), Department of Agriculture & Cooperation, Krishi Bhavan.
Validity of the Scheme
Introduced On 01 / 04 / 2007
Valid Upto 31 / 03 / 2012
Reference URLhttp://agricoop.nic.in/Fwd_%20Scheme%20of%20Trade%20section.html (External website that opens in a new window)

Source: National Portal Content Management Team  (Ministry of Agriculture, 30-04-2010)