Entrepreneurial Development of Women Farmers: Himachal Pradesh

Details of Entrepreneurial Development of Women Farmers
Name of the SchemeEntrepreneurial Development of Women Farmers
Sponsored byState Government
Funding PatternRs. 10,000 per district for conducting Base line survey. Rs. 20,000 per district for the development of curriculum. Rs. 10,000 per district for conducting refresher training of facilitators. Rs. 1,000/- per woman farmer for training of 5-day duration. Rs. 5,000/- for the formation of self help group.
Ministry/DepartmentDepartment of horticulture
DescriptionWomen are inextricably involved in horticulture activities in Himachal Pradesh there is a need that these women be organized by making self-help groups and providing them training in different horticulture activities. They should be empowered and be involved in decision making at the household level.
Benefit TypeSubsidy,
Eligibility criteriaWomen Farmer
How to AvailApproach the Directorate of Horticulture Himachal Pradesh and Assistant Director Offices at District Headquarters
Validity of the Scheme
Introduced On 01 / 01 / 2002
Valid Upto 01 / 01 / 2012
Reference URLhttp://hphorticulture.nic.in/ince_subsi.htm#HTM (External website that opens in a new window)

Source: National Portal Content Management Team  (Himachal Pradesh, 21-09-2007)