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Subsidy to farmers

August 6, 2020

Under Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana (RKVY), for promotion of protected crop cultivation, Horticulture Department is providing maximum 50 percent subsidy of Rs. 3 lakh per hectare for changing old and dilapidated polythene sheets in any three-year old greenhouse units, Rs. 2.5 lakh for re-plantation of old and unproductive flowering plants in greenhouses and Rs. 1.25 lakh for re-plantation of vegetable crops. Interested farmers can contact the Senior Assistant Director of Horticulture of the respective taluks: Mysuru – 0821-2430450, H.D. Kote – 08228-255262, Hunsur – 08222-252447, K.R. Nagar – 08223-262792, Nanjangud – 08221-226201, Periyapatna 08223-273535 and T. Narsipur 08227-260086, according to a press release.


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