Solar Water Pump Scheme for Farmers of Maharashtra
Solar water pumps scheme for farmers in Maharashtra is launched by state government of Maharashtra. Under the state government scheme, beneficiaries are supposed to get solar pumps at a highly subsidized rate and farmers have to pay just 5 per cent of the pump’s total cost.
Top Five Subsidies under Government Schemes
1. Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana (RKYY)
2. National Food Security Mission (NFSM)
3. Agricultural Marketing Infrastructure (AMI)
Government of India Offered NMAET Schemes to Farmers
National Mission on Agricultural Extension and Technology (NMAET) consists of 4 Sub Missions such as,
(i) Sub Mission on Agricultural Extension (SMAE), (ii) Sub-Mission on Seed and Planting Material (SMSP), (iii)Sub Mission on Agricultural Mechanization (SMAM) and (iv)Sub Mission on Plant Protection and Plant Quarantine (SMPP).
Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana (PKVY)
Organic agriculture is a production of agricultural products free from chemicals and pesticides residues by adopting eco-friendly low cost technologies “Parampragat Krishi Vikas Yojana”is an elaborated component of Soil Health Management (SHM)
National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture (NMSA)
NMSA is expected to transform Indian agriculture into more climate resilient production system through suitable adaptation and mitigation measures in domains of both crops and animal husbandry.
National Mission on Oilseeds and Oil Palm (NMOOP)
National Mission on Oilseeds and Oil Palm (NMOOP) envisages increase in production of vegetable oil sourced from oilseeds, oil palm and TBOs from 7.06 million tonnes to 9.51 million tonnes by the of Twelfth Plan (2017-2017).
Budgetary Provision for Government Agri Schemes
For the year 2016-17, budgetary provision of Rs. 45,250 crore was made for Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare which has now been increased by 15.31% to Rs. 51,026 crore for the year 2017-18.
Vegetable Exports Scheme
Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) look into formulation of export standards for fresh fruits and vegetables.
Rupay Kisan Credit Card (RuPay KCC)
To meet the production credit requirements of the farmers in a timely and hassle-free manner, the Kisan Credit Card (KCC) has emerged as an innovative credit delivery mechanism.
Jalyukt Shivar Scheme (Pani Tale Scheme)
To make Maharashtra a drought-free state by 2019, Maharashtra government has launched the project "Jalyukt Shivar Abhiyaan" in a bid.