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Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan: Agriculture

  • Nirav Karkera
  • May 15 2020
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Atmanirbhar_Agriculture

MeasuresFeatures
Infrastructure and Capacity Utilisation measures
INR 1 lakh crore Agri Infrastructure FundThis funding will provide for Agriculture Infrastructure Projects at farm gate & aggregations points
INR 10,000 crore schemes for Formalisation of Micro Food
Enterprises
A scheme will be launched to help 2 lakh MFEs by bringing them upto global level. Cluster based approach. Expected outcomes: improved health and safety standards
INR 20,000 crore for fisherman through Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana INR 11,000 crore for activities in Marine, inland fisheries and aquaculture another INR 9,000 crore will be for Infrastructure of Fishing Harbours, Cold Chain, Markets etc. Double exports to INR 1 lakh crore.
INR 15,000 Crore Animal Husbandry Infrastructure Development FundAim to support private investments in Dairy Processing, value addition and cattle feed infra. Incentives for establishing plants for export of niche products.
INR 4,000 crore for Promotion of CultivationWill help to generate atleast INR 5,00 crore of income generation to farmers. NMPB will bring 800 hectare by developing a corridor of medical plants along the banks of Ganga.
INR. 500 crore Beekeeping initiatives Increase yield and quality of crops through pollination. This will increase in income of 2 lakh beekeepers and quality honey to consumers
INR 500 crores From 'TOP' to TOTAL 50% on transportation and storage. Piot for 6 months - Will be expanded and extended.
Governance and Administration Measure
Amendments for Essential Commodities Act to enable better pricing Making sure that cereal, edible oils, pulses, potatoes and onions will be completely de-regulated
Agriculture Marketing Reforms to providing marketing choices to farmers Engage farmers in e-trading platforms.
Agriculture Produce Price and Quality Assurance Facilitative legal framework will be created to enable with engaging for processors, aggregators large retailers
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