Quality Seed Multiplication and Distribution: Himachal Pradesh

Details of Quality Seed Multiplication and Distribution
ParticularsDescription
Name of the SchemeQuality Seed Multiplication and Distribution
Sponsored byState Government
Ministry/DepartmentDepartment of Agriculture, Himachal Pradesh
DescriptionThe Department of Agriculture owns 25 seed multiplication farms, where foundation seeds of Kharif and Rabi crops are produced. Annually, about 3500 to 4000 Quintals seed of cereals, pulses, and vegetables are produced. Further, about 1,00,000 Quintals of certified seeds of various crops are distributed to the farmers in the State.
BeneficiariesIndividual,
Benefits
Benefit TypeSubsidy,
Eligibility criteriaFarmers
How to AvailContact Agriculture Department, Himachal Pradesh
Reference URLhttp://www.hpagriculture.com/schemes.htm (External website that opens in a new window)

Source: National Portal Co-ordinator  (Himachal Pradesh, 28-04-2006)