Macro Management Mode of Agriculture: Manipur

Details of Macro Management Mode of Agriculture
Name of the SchemeMacro Management Mode of Agriculture
Sponsored byCentral Government
Funding PatternThe outlay of the Work Plan would be shared by the Centre and the States in the ratio of 90:10. In the case of North Eastern States, however, the entire expenditure will be borne by the Government of India. Central assistance for Work Plans will be in the ratio of 80% by Grants and 20% by Loans
DescriptionMacro Management Scheme will aim at all round development in Agriculture through Work Plans prepared by States. These include: 1. Reflection of local needs/crop/regions specific/priorities etc. 2. Providing flexibility and autonomy to States 3. Optimum utilization of scarce financial resource 4. Maximization of returns 5. Removal of regional imbalances.
Other BeneficiariesSC/ST, OBC
Benefit TypeSubsidy,
Details Subsidy is available under the Scheme on various components including agriculture implements such as Tractor, Power Tiller, Power Thrashers, Sprinklers and Plant Protection Equipments. Subsidy is also available on certified quality seeds and IPM demonstrations. Subsidy per farmer or per activity should not exceed 25% of the cost or the present subsidy level approved under 27 identified schemes, whichever is lower
Eligibility criteriaAll Categories of Farmers
How to AvailSelection of beneficiaries to be done through recommendation of District Agriculture Officer.

Source: National Portal Content Management Team  (Manipur, 30-05-2007)