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Horticulture

This section covers about Horticulture (Cultivation of Fruits, Spices and Flowers for Higher Income) scheme of Andaman and Nicobar

What to Do?

  • Grow Horticultural Crops for higher income from lesser area.
  • For healthy crop use high quality planting material.
  • To keep fruits and vegetables fresh for longer period, use cold storage facility/cool houses.
  • Earn maximum profit by adopting correct method of harvesting, cleaning, grading, processing and packaging.
  • Produce off-season vegetables and flowers in poly-houses, low tunnels.

What Can You Get?

S.No Type of Assistance Schemes/Com Criteria for Assistance/maximum limit Schemes/Components


Subsidy Maximum Subsidy per Unit Area Cost(Ha*)
A. Sub Schemes of NHM under MIDH
1 Hi-tech Nursery (2-4 ha unit) 40% of cost, as credit
linked back ended
subsidy
Rs.25.00 lakhs/ha Sub Schemes of
NHM under
MIDH
Small Nursery (1ha unit) 50% of cost in private
sector, as credit linked
back ended subsidy
Rs. 7.5 lakhs/ha
100% in public sector Rs.15.00 lakhs/ ha
2 Establishment of new orchard (For a maximum area of 4 ha per beneficiary)

Sub Schemes
of NHM under
MIDH
a) Non- Perennial Fruits(Banana &
Pineapple)
50 % (75:25) Rs. 43,750/ha
b) Non-Perenial Fruits(T.C.Banana
& T.C.Pineapple)
50% (75:25) Rs.62,500/ha
c) Non- Perennial Fruits- Papaya 50%(75:25) Rs.30,000/ha
d) Perennial Fruits
(Normal spacing)
50% in 3 installments
of 60:20:20 subject to
survival rate of 75% in
2nd year and 90% in 3rd
year)
Rs.30,000/ha
e) Perennial Fruits
(High Density planting)
50% in 3 installments
of 60:20:20 subject to
survival rate of 75% in
2nd year and 90% in 3rd
year)
Rs.50,000/ha
3 Establishment of new garden of
Spices( For a maximum area of 4ha
per beneficiary)
a) Perennial Spices (Black
Pepper, Cinnamon, Clove ,
Nutmeg)
50% in 3 installments
of 60:20:20 subject to
survival rate of 75% in
2nd year and 90% in 3rd
year)
Rs. 25,000/ha Sub Schemes
of NHM under
MIDH
b) Rhizomatic Spices(Ginger,
Termeric)
50% Rs.15,000/ha
4 Establishment of new garden of
Plantation Crop(Cashew)- Area
Expansion including replanting
( For a maximum area of 4ha per
beneficiary)
50% in 3 installments
of 60:20:20 subject to
survival rate of 75% in
2nd year and 90% in
3rd year)
Rs. 25,000/ha Sub Schemes
of NHM under
MIDH
5 Pollination Support through Bee Keeping
(Maximum 50 colonies / beneficiary)
40% of cost Rs. 800/- per hive Sub Schemes
of NHM under
MIDH
Rs. 800/- per colony
Rs. 8,000 per set of
equipments including
honey extractor(4
frames), food grade
container(30 kg), net,
etc.
6 PROTECTED CULTIVATION
I. Green House
a) Fan & Pad System (limited to
1000 sq m per beneficiary )
50% of cost Rs. 825/- per sqm.
b)Naturally Ventilated System
(Maximum 1000 sq m per
beneficiary)
50% of cost

i) Tubular structure 50% of cost Rs. 530/- per sq m.
ii) Wooden Structure 50% of cost Rs.270/- per sq m.
iii) Bamboo Structure 50% of cost Rs.225/- per sq m.
II. Plastic Tunnel
(Maximum 1000 sq m/ beneficiary)
50% of cost Rs.30/per sq m.
III. Plastic Mulching
(Maximum 2 ha/beneficiary)
50% of cost Rs. 16,000/- per ha.
IV. Cost of vegetables seedlings grown in Polyhouse (Maximum of 4000 sqm / beneficiary) 50% of cost Rs.70/- per sq m.
V. Cultivation of Flowers in polyhouse/  shadenet house (Maximum of 4000 sqm / beneficiary) 50% of cost

i) Orchid and Anthurium
Rs.350/- per sq m.
ii) Carnation and gerbera
Rs. 305/- per sq m.
iii) Rose
Rs. 213/- per sq m.
VI. Integrated Post Harvest
Management Cold Storage Units
(Construction/Expansion and
modernization)
(Maximum 5000 MT capacity)
50% of cost
(Project Based)
Rs 4,000/- per MT
VII. Development of Commercial
Horticulture (Project Based)
Back ended capital
investment subsidy @
not exceeding 33%
Rs. 50.00
lakh/project
NHB
Laying Demonstration Plots in Coconut Gardens (Integrated Farming for Productivity Improvement) 50% Rs. 35,000/- in two
installment
CDB
Supply of Copra Drier Project Based

Whom/Where to Contact?

Zonal Assistant Director(Agri)/Nearest Agriculture Sub-Depot/Agriculture Field Staff/ Rural Knowledge Centre /Kisan Call Centre - Phone : 03192-243434

Source: Department of Agriculture

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