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The  development objective of Rajasthan Agriculture Competitiveness Project (RACP) is "To sustainably increase agriculture productivity and farmer's income in selected locations of Rajasthan".

1. Improved on-farm water use efficiency reduced water-intensive cropping patterns and using the resultant savings for economic purposes outside of agriculture in support the state's water policy of reducing water consumption by the agricultural sector.

2. Increased private sector participation in the development of value chains in process sing and marketing in support of the state's agro processing and agri-business policy.

3. Improved public sector capacity in delivering agriculture support services. 

       The beneficiaries of the project will primarily be small and marginal farmers with actual or potential commercial outlook in the selected agro-climatic zones supported through collective action in achieving economies of scale. RACP will include a wide range of project interventions on water conservation, agricultural productivity, livestock and agriculture value chains etc.which will have important environmental and social dimensions--including benefits, potential adverse impacts and risks. The project will be taken up in 17 selected regional clusters from 10 different agro eco logical zones of Rajasthan.

The Project is being implementing in Following 17 Districts

 

S.No. Name of Cluster Name of District Water Theme Implementing Line Departments
1.         Bonli Swai Madhopur Ground Water Agriculture, Horticulture, Ground Water
2.         Pisangan Ajmer Ground Water Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Ground Water
3.         Sangod Kota Ground Water Agriculture, Horticulture, Ground Water
4.         Bari Dholpur Watershed Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Watershed 
5.         Bansur Alwar Watershed Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Watershed
6.         Dooni-Deoli Tonk Watershed Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Watershed
7.         Kushalgarh Banswara Watershed Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Watershed
8.         Ladnu Nagaur Watershed Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Watershed
9.         Mokhampura Jaipur Watershed Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Watershed
10.     Manoharthana Jhalawar Watershed Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Watershed
11.     Phoolasar Bikaner Surface Water Agriculture, Horticulture, Surface Water
12.     Palayatha Baran Surface Water Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Surface Water
13.     Kheruwala Jaisalmer,Bikaner Surface Water Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Surface Water
14.     Z-Distributri Shri Ganganagar Surface Water Agriculture, Horticulture, Surface Water
15.     (A)   Jakham Command Area Prtapgarh Surface Water Agriculture, Horticulture, Surface Water
(B)  Jakham Catchment Area Prtapgarh Watershed Agriculture, Horticulture, Watershed
16.     (A)   Orai Bassi Command Area Chittorgarh, Bhilwara Surface Water Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Surface Water
(B)   Orai Bassi Catchment Area Chittorgarh, Bhilwara Watershed Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Watershed
17.     (A)   Ghuda Command Area Bundi Surface Water Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Surface Water
(B)   Ghuda Catchment Area Bundi Watershed Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Watershed