Agriculture Schemes

Name of the SchemeSoil Testing Laboratory
ObjectivesAnalysis free of cost of soil samples preceding application of fertilizers/ liming etc. for farmers along with distribution of Soil Health Card (SHC).
Pattern Of AssistanceTo provide soil testing services for farmers free of cost.
Type Of Assistance And Entitlement (If Any)Distribution of Soil Health Card, Irrigation Water Quality testing.
Eligibility CriteriaBonafide farmers engaged in Agriculture
How to AvailBonafide farmers can apply in plain paper through the nearest Agriculture Development Officer of a CD Block/Agriculture Circle
Mode of Selection of Beneficiary(s)Bonafide farmers having sufficient available cultivable land on first come first served basis.
Whom to Contact1. District Agriculture Officers of the concerned districts.
2. Sub Divisional Agricultural Officers of the concerned sub-divisions.
3. District Training Officers, Tura/Shillong.
4. Agricultural Development Officers of the concerned Community and Rural Development Blocks.