Mukhyamantri Krishi Ashirwad Yojana

Mukhya Mantri Krishi AashirwadYojna is an ambitious scheme of the state government aimed at improving the financial situation of farmers and provide them with timely investment support before the start of the Kharif season. The scheme is aligned with the vision of Honorable Prime Minister ofDoubling Farmers Income by Year 2022.

Marginal and small farmers will be given Rs 5000 per acre per year (maximum up to 5 Acres) through DBT in their bank account. Rs 2250 crores has been earmarked for this scheme for the Financial Year 2019-20.

Farmers can utilize the funds for following purposes:

 Purchase of Seed

 Purchase of Fertilizers

 Labour and land preparation

 Hiring of Farm Equipment

 Any other Agriculture related work

The primary objective of the scheme is to reduce the dependency of farmers on non-institutional loans/private lenders State is targeting around 22.76 lakh farmers in a planned manner during the financial year 2019-20 covering a Kharif cropped area of about 45 lakh acres.