|S.No||Type of Assistance||Criteria for assistance/ maximum
|State/Central Schemes/ Components|
|1||Supply of pesticide to manage
seed borne pest & diseases
|Supply of pesticides Free of
cost for seed treatment.
|Crop Protection in
for seed treatment.
|2||For promoting Integrated Pest
Management Assistance on purchase of pesticides/ Biopesticides/
weedicides to protect crops.
|75% subsidy limited to Rs.4500/ha. for general category and 90% subsidy to ST/SC farmers limited to Rs.5400/ha. for a max. of 4.00 ha. Area||Assistance for Integrated Pest
|3||Assistance for purchase of plant
protection equipment for
protection of crops like sprayers.
|75% subsidy for General
90% subsidy for SC/ST
|Crop production and Input Management Mechanization in
Dy.Director of Agriculture (Agron.) of Plant Protection, Pesticides,Manures Fertilizers, SC/ST Programmes, Department of Agriculture
Source: Department of Agriculture