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Soil and Water Conservation

Soil and Water Conservation

What Can You Get

S.No Type of Assistance Criteria for assistance/ maximum
limit.
State/Central Schemes/ Components

Water Conservation
1 Asssistance for Water harvesting structures on hill slopes or plain areas designed to tap run off water through NGO's, SHG's, Clubs Societies. 18289/unitAssistance of Rs.18289/- per unit established. Development of Jalkhund
2 Assistance for desilting & renovation of waterbodies like ponds, tanks, etc, below 500 sq.mts. 100% subsidy as per GSR or Rs.70,000/- ha. of area benefitted. Desilting & Revitalization of Ponds & Tanks.
3 Support for Dry land Horticulture and cultivation of Supply of planting material free of cost Western Ghat Development
Programme

(a) Production Programmes
(a) Medicinal plants.
(b) Establishment of Agro processing units and traditional art & crafts production unit. 50% of standard cost limited to Rs.30000/- per unit
( c) Conservation of soil & water through land development on the basis of slope 50% of cost limited to standard costs. (b) Conservation programmes
(d) Assistance for Soil conservation Structures: Bank Stabilization, Drain diversion dug out ponds, gully control. 50% of fixed standard cost
(f) 50% of fixed standard cost Rs. 25/ trench.
4 Organizing Promotional meetings for farmers. 5 Trainings for 50 farmers per training per zone. Maximum of Rs.200/- participants Western Ghat Development Programme
5 Krishi Mahotsav to showcase advances in Agriculture Rs.1.25 lakhs per Mahotsav for 500 farmers

Soil Conservation
1 Funding for allied sectors of Agriculture including Animal Husbandry, Dairy, Fisheries, Co.Op. Research, Registered Farmers Groups, Societies, NGO's, Private Companies on PPP mode for production, growth development of infrastructure & assets. 100% for Govt. based projects and 25% for others Rashtriya Krishi Vigyan Yojana (RKVY)
2 Registration of farmers for efficient delivery of services, with a classification of their respective Land holding. Krishi Cards are provided free of
cost
Krishi Card.
3 Support in order to overcome the price rise of 10 essential vegetables and 5 essential commodities. 25% subsidy on vegetables, & 5% subsidy on commodities Govt. Intervention Control of Price Rise (GICPR)
4 Interest subsidy on loans for Agriculture & Allied Activities. Loan upto Rs.5.00 lakhs for period of 5 years for individual beneficiary and interest above 4% is subsidized. Interest subsidy on loans
5 Krishi Mahotsav for 500 farmers Rs.1.25 lakhs

 

Whom to Contact?

The Agriculture officer/Executive Engineer of Soil Conservation Division/repair of bunds, Programmes.

Source: Department of Agriculture & Cooperation



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