Farm Mechanization: Manipur

Details of Farm Mechanization
ParticularsDescription
Name of the SchemeFarm Mechanization
Sponsored byCentral Government
Funding Pattern100% central sponsored
DescriptionUnder this Programme , 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
BeneficiariesIndividual,Family,Community,Women,other,
Other BeneficiariesSC/ST, OBC
Benefits
Benefit TypeSubsidy,
Details Subsidy is available under the Scheme on various components including agriculture implements such as Plant Protection Equipments. Subsidy per farmer or per activity should not exceed 25% of the cost or the present subsidy level approved under the scheme, 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)