What to do?
- Conserve soil and water through good agricultural practices.
- Harvest rainwater through the construction of check dams and ponds.
- Adopt crop diversification, seed production and nursery raising in water logged areas.
- Adopt drip and sprinkler irrigation system to save 30-37% water and enhance crop quality and productivity.
Type of assistance
Quantum of assistance
|1.||For digging pond/well||Limited to Rs. 60000||Rainfed area development programme|
For tube well
Rs. 15000 to Rs. 25000/farm family
Rainfed area development programme
|3.||Procurement of lift irrigation system||Rs. 10000 /farm family||Rainfed area development programme|
Pipes to carry water from the source
|Rs. 15000 /farmer
to the field up to 800 meters (all types of pipes PVC, HDPE and as per requirement of the farmer)
|NFSM-Pulses and ISOPOM|
|5.||Drip irrigation system for oil palm||Rs. 12450 per farmer
( 9meter x 9meter cropping density)
|Oil Palm area expansion program (RKVY)|
|6.||Plastic/ RCC based water harvesting structure/farm pond/ construction of community tank (100meter/100meter /3 meter). For the smaller size of the ponds/tanks cost will be admissible on the pro-rata basis, depending upon command area.||Rs. 1725000 /unit for 10-hectare command area.
Rs. 150000/unit for 10-hectare command area.
Rs. 15.00 Lakh/unit in plain and ` 17.25, Lakh/unit in hilly areas for 10 hectares of the command area.
|7.||Water storage in farm pond/dug well.
For the smaller size of the ponds/dug wells, the cost will be admissible on pro rata basis.
|75% of cost including lining on maximum (Measuring 20rneter x 20meter x 3meter).
50% of cost including lining on a maximum of Rs 1.20 Lakh/beneficiary for plains & ` 1.38 Lakh/beneficiary for hilly areas for command area of 2 ha. Moreover, Rs 100/cu. meter.
of Rs 1.38 Lakh/beneficiary @ Rs 115 per cu meter. NHM
|8.||Procurement of drip/sprinkler irrigation system limited up to 5 hectares/beneficiary.||50% of the cost for general category farmers. 60% for small and marginal farmers As per the subsidy limit prescribed by the Central Government.||National Micro Irrigation Mission|
|9.||Lining in old farm ponds to reduce the percolation losses.||Rs. 40000 per pond of 20m x 20m x 3m||Programme of Integrated Development of 60000 Pulses Villages in Rainfed Areas|
|10.||Construction of new farm ponds with lining to reduce the percolation losses.||Rs. 0.40 Lakhs per pound of 20mx 20m x 3m for construction and % 0.40 Lakhs for lining purpose||Programme of Integrated Development of 60000 Pulses Villages in Rainfed Areas|
|11.||Supply of diesel pump sets for oil palm||Rs. 10,000/per set||Oil palm area expansion program (RKVY)|
|12.||Bore-well||100% assistance limited to Rs. 30000||Extending Green Revolution to Eastern India|
|13.||Shallow tube wells||100% assistance limited to Rs. 12000||-do-|
|14.||Pump Set||50% subject to a maximum of Rs. 10000||-do-|
|15.||Inwell Boring||Rs. 20000 Limit||SCP, TSP & OTSP|
|16.||Pipeline||Rs. 20000 Limit per 300 metres||SCP, TSP & OTSP|
|17.||Pump Set||Rs. 20000 Limit||SCP, TSP & OTSP|
|18.||New Well (as per EGS)||Rs. 70000 to 100000 Limit||SCP, TSP & OTSP|
|19.||Farm Pond||Rs. 35000 Limit (As per guidelines of SC)||SCP, TSP & OTSP|
|20.||Farm Pond||Rs. 16515 to
Rs. 82240 Limit (As per size)
|RKVY & MREGS|
|21.||Drip Irrigation System||Rs. 25000 Limit||SCP, TSP & OTSP|
|22.||Land Development||Rs. 40000 Limit||SCP, TSP & OTSP|
|23.||Supply of Neem pulvarisor/grinder for the preparation of Neemark||Rs. 15000 per unit||Work plan Organic Farming Scheme|
|24.||Bore well||Rs. 50000 limit||Oil palm area expansion programme(RKVY)|
|25.||Repairs/Renovation of Bodi||Rs. 12833 to Rs. 44631 limits as per size||RKVY|
|26.||Tarpoulin supply||Rs. 10000 limit||SCP|
|27.||Input supply||Rs. 5000 limit||SCP, TSP & OTSP|
|28.||Bullock pair||Rs. 30000 limit||SCP, TSP & OTSP|
|29.||Bullock cart||Rs. 15000 limit||SCP, TSP & OTSP|
|30.||Old well-repairing||Rs. 30000 limit||SCP, TSP & OTSP|
|31.||Kitchen Garden||Rs. 200 per Beneficiary||SCP, TSP & OTSP|
Whom to Contact?
- Nearest Office of Taluka Agriculture Officer, Sub-divisional Agriculture Officer, District Superintending Agriculture Officer, Divisional Joint Director of Agriculture.
- Website of Agriculture Department – www.mahaagri.gov.in
- Kisan Call Center (Toll-Free No.) – 1800 – 180 – 1551
- Farmers Portal, Government of India