Organic Farming

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Implementation for promotion of Organic Farming

Objectives :-

  • Production of agriculture products free from chemicals and pesticides residues by adopting eco friendly low cost technologies.
  • Under PKVY Organic farming is promoted through adoption of organic village by cluster approach and PGS certification.

Eligibility :-

  • Farmer should have land on his own name.
  • Land from 0.4 ha. to 1.0 ha.
  • This programme is based on cluster approach which is 50 acre or 20 ha area of land for 1 cluster.
  • Assistant will be provided for three years to selected farmers.

Benefits :-

         Component wise assistance under PKVY (first Year)
S.No Component Assistance
1 Conversion of land to Organic Assistance@Rs 1000/- acre/farmer
2 Cropping system & Organic seed Assistance@Rs 500/- acre/farmer
3 Traditional Organic input production unit Assistance@Rs 1500/- unit/acre
4 Use of dhaincha/sanai Assistance@Rs 1000/- acre/farmer
5 Botanical extracts production unit Assistance@Rs 1000/- unit/acre
6 Use of phosphate Rich Organic Manure Assistance@Rs 1000/- acre/farmer
7 Construction of vermicompost unit (size 7'*3'*1') Assistance@Rs 5000/- unit/farmer
8 Use of liquid biofertilizer Assistance@Rs 500/- acre/farmer
         
          Component wise assistance under PKVY (Second Year)
 
S.No Component Assistance
1 Conversion of land to Organic Assistance@Rs 1000/- acre/farmer
2 Cropping system & Organic seed Assistance@Rs 500/- acre/farmer
3 Use of dhaincha/sanai Assistance@Rs 500/- acre/farmer in the second year and 500/- acre for third year.
4 Use of liquid bio pesticides Assistance@Rs 500/- acre/farmer
5 Use of Neem cake/Neem oil Assistance@Rs 500/- acre/farmer
6 Packing labeling and branding material with PGS logo+ Hologram printing Assistance@Rs 1250/- acre/farmer in second year and Rs 1250/- accre in third year

Application Procedure :-

  • Selection of cluster (Village and farmer) through agriculture supervisor by conducting meeting of farmers in targeted area.
  • Submit Jamabandi, Photo, Aadhar card, Bhamashah card, Bank Account number etc to Agriculture Supervisor.
  • After verification of completion of different activities subsidy will be transferred by DBT in the bank account of farmer.

Contact for assistance :-

  • Gram Panchayat Level – Agriculture Supervisor
  • Panchayat Samiti Level – Asst. Agriculture Officer
  • Sub district level - Assistant Director Agri.
  • District Level – Deputy Director Agriculture