Integrated Pest Management: Manipur

Details of Integrated Pest Management
Name of the SchemeIntegrated Pest Management
Sponsored byCentral Government
Funding Pattern100% central sponsored
DescriptionUnder this Programme , emphasis is given on the use of Bio-pesticides and Bio-Agents inspite of chemicals pesticides. The major programme components covered under the IPM are : i. Farmers Field School . ii. Subsidy on Bio Pesticide
Other BeneficiariesSC/ST, OBC
Benefit TypeSubsidy,
Details Subsidy is available under the Scheme on various components including Plant Protection Equipments and Biopesticides. Subsidy is also available on 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)