Oilseed Production Programme: Manipur

Details of Oilseed Production Programme
Name of the SchemeOilseed Production Programme
Sponsored byCentral Government
Funding Pattern100% central sponsored
DescriptionThe setting up of Technology Mission on Oilseeds a major breakthrough in increasing oilseed production was achieved through an integrated approach by introducing new crop technologies, better supply of inputs and extension services support for marketing and post harvest technologies and excellent coordination/co-operation between various organizations/departments and Ministries.
Other BeneficiariesSC/ST, OBC
Benefit TypeSubsidy,
Details Subsidy is available under the Scheme on various components including agriculture implements such as 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 the 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)