|S.No||Crop||Assistance on Distribution of Certified Seeds||Scheme/ Component|
|A||Assistance for seed distribution|
|1||(i) HYV seeds of Paddy and Wheat
(ii) Hybrid Paddy seeds
|(i) Rs. 10/- per kg or 50% of the cost whichever is less
(ii) Rs.50/- per kg or 50% of the cost whichever is less
|National Food Security Mission (NFSM)|
(i) Hybrid seeds
(ii) HYV seeds
|Rs. 50/- per kg or 50% of cost whichever is less Rs. 15/- per kg or 50% of cost whichever is less||NFSM|
|3||Pulses (arhar, moong, urad,
lentil, field pea, gram, rajma and moth)
|HYV seeds ` 25 per kg or 50% of the cost whichever is less||NFSM|
sunflower, toria, safflower,
mustard, rapeseed, til and
50% of the cost or Rs.12/- per kg whichever is less for varieties/composites of oil seeds which are not older than 10 years.
Hybrids: 50% of the cost with a ceiling of Rs. 25/- per kg of hybrids, which are not older than 10 years.
|5||Oil palm sprouts||85% of the cost of planting material limited to Rs 8000/- per ha for the entire landholding of the farmer.||NMOOP|
|6||For all crops,distribution of foundation/certified seeds for production of quality seeds to improve thequality of farm-saved seeds
||50% of the cost of seeds of cereals, 60% of the cost of seeds of oilseeds, pulses, fodder, green manure crops etc. required for a one-acre area per farmer||National Mission on Agricultural Extension and Technology (NMAET), Sub- Mission on Seed and Planting Material (SMSP) and Seed Village Programme.
|7||Distribution of foundation/certified seeds of oilseeds,pulses, fodder, green manure crops etc., for farmers, SHGs, FPOs etc. (GOI Share 75% and State share 25%)||75% cost of seeds of oilseeds, pulses, fodder, green manure crops etc.||NMAET, Sub Mission on Seeds and Planting Material under certified production of oilseeds,pulses, fodder and green manure crops through Seed Village Programme|
|8||Cultivation cost as assistance for gestation period for oil palm||50% of cost during gestation period for three years with a ceiling of Rs.14,000/- per hectare||NMOOP|
|9||Jute and Mesta Seed Village Programme||Rs. 5500/- per quintal of certified seed produced||NFSM Commercial Crops (Jute)|
|10||Purchase of breeder seeds of oilseeds from ICAR and SAUs||Full cost of breeder seeds as fixed by Seed Division of DAC||NMOOP|
|B||Assistance for production of foundation and certified Seeds|
|11||Purchase of breeder seeds of Pulses from ICAR/SAUs||Full cost of breeder seeds as fixed by Seeds Division||NFSM|
|12||Assistance for boosting seed production in private sector including individual/ entrepreneurs, self help groups etc.||Credit-linked back-ended capital subsidy at the rate of 40% of project cost in general areas and 50% in case of hill areas and scheduled areas subject to upper limit of Rs 150 lakhs per project||NMAET, Sub Mission on Seeds and Planting Material (SMSP) under Assistance for Boosting of Seed Production in Private Sector.|
|C||For all Oilseeds Crops|
|13||Assistance for production of Foundation Seeds||Rs 1000/- per quintal for all varieties/hybrids released during the last 10 years and an additional assistance of Rs 100/- per quintal on the varieties/hybrids released in the last 5 years. 75% of subsidy amount is meant for farmers and 25% for seed producing agencies for meeting expenditure towards certification and production etc.(SDAs/ NSC/ SFCI/ NAFED/ KRIBHCO/IFFCO/HIL/IFFDC/Central Multi State Cooperatives such as NCCF.)||NMOOP|
|14||Production of Certified Seeds||- Do -||NMOOP|
|15||Seed Infrastructure Development||The support for continuation of already approved seed infrastructure projects to States/Agencies under ISOPOM during eleventh plan period will continue. Allocation would be restricted to maximum of 1% of total outlay under the Mini Mission-I on Oilseeds of NMOOP for the entire implementation period during the Twelfth Plan on 100% basis.||NMOOP|
|16||Variety Specific Targeted Seed||
75% cost of seed production to NSC/SFCI/selected SSCs/State Government Agencies/ICAR/SAUs and its KVKs,farms, international institutions etc., in project mode,subject to requirement of foundation /certified seed and availability of breeder foundation seeds.
Eligibility: Varieties /hybrids not older than 5 years.
District Agriculture Officer, District Seed Certification Officer, State Seed Corporation and Project Director, ATMA.