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Coffee Board Asked For Special Compensation Package for Coffee Grower

Coffee Board has asked for special compensation package for the coffee growers as it felt the amount paid through the calamity relief fund under the national disaster management plan will not be sufficient to recoup the losses suffered by them due to unprecedented rains.
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IFFCO Tied up With Korean Firms for Agri Finance

Indian farmers’ cooperative IFFCO on Monday tied up with South Korean firms specialising in agri equipment and agri finance to explore business opportunities in India.
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Rs 3,641 crore for development of farming in Dehradun

National Co-operative Development Corporation (NCDC) will provide Rs ,3641 crore to Uttarakhand in three years for development of goat, sheep farming, fisheries, dairy farming, aromatic plant, silk cultivation and poultry farming.
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RBI supplied cash to Telangana banks for farmers' scheme

The Reserve Bank of India today said they ensured cash availability to the extent of 95 per cent in Telangana for the newly launched 'Rythu Bandhu' investment support scheme for farmers.
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NABARD extended over 15K cr financial support to Haryana in FY18

The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) extended financial support of Rs 15,787 crore for agriculture and rural development in Haryana during 2017-18.
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Govt and World Bank Signs MoU for Small and Marginal Farmers

The Government of India, Government of Maharashtra and the World Bank today signed a US$ 420 million project to help small and marginal farmers in the Marathwada and Vidarbha regions of Maharashtra
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Budget 2018 lays special emphasis on animal husbandry

Government, with a corpus of Rs 2,450 crore, has set up an Animal Husbandry Infrastructure Development Fund (AHIDF) for financing infrastructure requirement of animal husbandry sector.
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Rajasthan Govt announces loan waiver for farmers

Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje announced one-time crop loan waiver of up to Rs 50,000 for small and marginal farmers and land revenue exemption.
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Maharashtra approved Rs 4,000-cr for climate resilient agri project

The Maharashtra government has approved a Rs 4,000-crore project aimed at promoting climate-resilient agriculture, to be partially funded by the World Bank.
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Loans from public financial institutions to fund development projects

The UP government has been looking for loans from public financial institutions to fund development projects as a large chunk of state’s own resources are being used to implement the loan waiver scheme for farmers.
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Rajasthan government started Agriculture Produce Deposit Loan Scheme

State Cooperative Minister Ajay Kilak said, Rajasthan government has started Agriculture Produce Deposit Loan Scheme (Krishi Upaj Rahan Loan Scheme) for the farmers so that they get right price for their produce.
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Price Deficit Finance Scheme for MP Farmers

Madhya Pradesh’s ‘agriculture’ cabinet gave its nod for a scheme where farmers would be paid the price difference between the minimum support price (MSP) and the prevailing modal price in case of a distress sale.
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Agri Finance News: UP Government to Waive Off Agri Loans

VARANASI: On waiving agriculture loan, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Aditya Nath Yogi would take the final call in the first meeting of his cabinet sometime this week. A list of 1.5 crore farmers has been finalised and sent to the chief minister,.
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Agri Finance News: Karnataka Bank Sign MOU for Agricultural Finance

MANGALURU: To finance farmers for agri mechanisation, Karnataka Bank Ltd, City-based private sector bank entered into a memorandum of understanding with the leading agricultural equipment/implements manufacturer M/s Tirth Agro Technology Pvt Ltd, Rajkot.
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Agri Finance News: To Fund Irrigation Projects NABARD to Raise Rs 77,000 Crore

To fund around 100 prioritised irrigation projects, including 56 in drought-prone areas, under the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKYS) over the next four years, the National Bank of Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) will raise in phases over Rs 77,000 crore from market.
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Agri Finance News: Centre Taking Efforts to Provide Agriculture Loans to Farmers

In Kota, Rajasthan, Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Shri Radha Mohan Singh today addressed the 96th Annual Conference of Kota Co-operative Societies Ltd. 108 R.
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Agri Finance News: For Agriculture Sector, Karnataka Bank to Lend 6,120 crore

Mangaluru: During the current fiscal, Karnataka Bank has earmarked Rs 6,120 crore to the agriculture sector. P Jayarama Bhat, MD and CEO noted that, because by the agriculture sector of around 58% of rural households here depend on agriculture as their principal means of livelihood and about 16%
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Agri Finance News: J & K Bank and Staragri Tie-up to Finance Farmers

Jammu and Kashmir Bank and Staragri signed an agreement for providing affordable financing to farmers and agri-traders. Staragri is a post-harvest solutions company for agricultural business. Primarily this partnership will focus on collateral management services and warehousing receipt financing.
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Agri Finance News: Government Tells Banks to Raise Agriculture Loans

The government wants public sector banks to increase the loans for agriculture sector, with expectations of an above normal monsoon this year. Indian banks are mandated to disburse 18% of their total advances to the sector as agriculture is a priority sector.
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Agriculture Finance: SBI Offers Farmers Finance Against Receivables

State Bank of India has launched a loan product for the horticulture sector to help farmers avail finance against receivables. SBI has signed the memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Jain Farm Fresh for its farmers. This scheme will gradually be extended to all horticulture farmers associated with an anchor.
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Agriculture Finance Schemes Offered by Indian Banks

Sr. NoBank NameFinance SchemesEligibilityHow to Apply
1. ICICI Bank Instant Gold Loan
Farmer Finance
Agri Traders & Processors
Agri Corporates
Tractor Loan
Minimum age 18 years
Maximum age 65 years
Visit your nearest ICICI bank branch to apply.
2 Canara Bank Kisan Credit Card Scheme,
Agricultural Implements,
Tractors and Heavy Agricultural Machinery,
Cultivation of Crops
Irrigation Potential
Dealers of Agriculture Inputs
Horticulture, Poultry, Dairy
An individual agriculturist / corporate / firm / NGO engaged in agriculture / allied activities, we provide a wide range of products. To apply and for further information please contact to your nearest Canara Bank Branch
3 IDBI Bank Agriculture Finance (Short Term Loans)
Agriculture Finance (Term Loans)
Allied Activities
Indirect Finance to Agriculture
All Farmers/ Owner cultivators, tenant cultivators and Share croppers / Individual farmer having agreement with institution. Visit:
4 Kotak Mahindra Bank Agricultural Finance for Small and Medium Enterprises Finance to Small & medium enterprises,
Farmers, aggregators & processors,
Traders & exporters
Apply online. Please visit:
5 Bank of Baroda Baroda Kisan Credit Card (BKCC),
Agricultural Implements,
Tractors and Heavy Agricultural Machinery,
Cultivation of Crops
Irrigation Potential
Dealers of Agriculture Inputs
Development of Horticulture
Scheme for purchase of Agricultural land, etc
Finance for All Farmers, Cultivators, Tenant Cultivators To get application form please visit:
6 HDFC Bank The supplies of a wide range of agri inputs like seeds, fertilisers, pesticides, micro nutrients and micro irrigation tools.
Finance for transportation, storage and processing of food and other agri commodities
Agri commodities, Agri Retailers, Farmers, Cultivators Just fill the Online Application Form and bank representative will get in touch with you shortly.
7   Kisan Power
Cattle Power
Loan for Horticulture Projects
Tractor Loan Contract Farming
Commodity Power etc.
Minimum age of applicant should be 21 years.
Maximum age of applicant should be 75 years as on date of funding.
Minimum 3 acres of land holding for farmers.
Please apply online
8 Federal Bank Agricultural Development Loan Small and Marginal Farmers only with sufficient repaying capacity are eligible for this loan. They shall have adequate income generation to take care of the repayment of loan instalments. To avail the loan, Please visit any of Federal Bank branches

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