Agriculture Schemes

Name of the SchemeMaize Development
ObjectivesIncreasing food grain production in order to attain self-sufficient by growing high yielding varieties of maize. The scheme will also enhance the farmers economy as the produce will cater the animal feed industry and also lessen on import of feed from outside the state.
Pattern Of AssistanceSupply of quality seeds to farmers for demonstration or for sale at 50% subsidy.
Type Of Assistance And Entitlement (If Any)Free distribution of inputs.
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.