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Gandhinagar: In order to double the income of the farmers of the state and to enable the farmers to engage in full natural farming based on indigenous cows, the sensitive Chief Minister Vijaybhai Rupani has taken an important decision to provide assistance of Rs.500 / - per month for indigenous cow based farmers. In response to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call for doubling the income of farmers, the state government has launched a number of innovative programs, schemes and campaigns for farmers, among which the state government has focused on promoting natural agriculture.

This important decision has been taken as per the resolution announced by the Department of Agricultural Farmers Welfare and Co-operation for effective agricultural management for farmers, reduction in uncertainty of agricultural production, reduction in agricultural costs. As a result of this decision taken by the state government, the scheme will provide financial assistance to the farmers to revive the state economy in the adverse economic situation arising out of the COVID-12 epidemic through a scheme to provide maintenance expenses for a single cow to a fully natural farming family based on native cows.

A cow will get Rs.900 per month, maximum annual assistance of Rs.10,800

Rs.500 / - per month per family for subsistence expenses for a cow family engaged in natural farming based on native cows. 10,500 / - will be paid in annual limit. Quarterly assistance amounting to Rs.500 / - per month for sanctioned maintenance expenses will be credited to RTGS / DBT in the beneficiary's bank account from RTGS / DBT from the date of approval of the application in the available period of that quarter April to June quarterly maintenance cost in July, July to September Expenses In October, quarterly maintenance expenses from October to December will be paid in January and quarterly maintenance expenses from January to March will be paid in April. From the date of approval of the application for the available period of that quarter Rs. Maintenance expenses will be paid at the rate of 500 / -. The state government plans to cover all the farmers in the state.

Who can avail this assistance?

The farmer wishing to avail the benefit of this scheme should be eligible for the beneficiary, the applicant farmer should have a native cow with identification tag at the time of application and should be doing natural farming with his dung urine or the benefit would be available after doing natural farming.

Currently, farmers engaged in natural agriculture and master trainers prepared after training in natural agriculture will be given priority in the approval if they meet the eligibility criteria. The benefit of this scheme will be available to the farmers who have fully natural farming based on native cows in all the lands occupied by the farmers who have native cows (except foreign cows like Jersey and HF) in which calves will not be considered as cows. Under this scheme, one beneficiary per account will be eligible for assistance. The applicant farmer should have received training from master trainers of natural agriculture or natural agriculture.

Launch of "I Farmer" portal for online application

Interested farmers will have to submit their application online to the Project Director, Atma on the "I Farmer" portal. Online application can be made at village level through e-gram center or wherever computer-internet facility is available. In addition, if the applicant submits the physical application to the concerned office, the office will have to submit the application on the portal till the portal is open within the time limit. After applying online, the applicant gets a printout of the application, signs it / thumbs up, copies of 3-A, if there is a joint account holder, consent form of other account holder, copy of bank passbook / canceled check is included, BTM / ATM / Gramsevak of the taluka, project director -The office of the soul must be presented

It may be mentioned here that the Gujarat government is constantly striving for effective agricultural management for the farmers in the state, reduction in the uncertainty of agricultural production, reduction in agricultural expenditure and increase in the income of the farmers. Natural farming is the cultivation of low cost cow dung and cow urine based on the basic principles of nature. Subsistence cost for a cow to a farming family based on indigenous cow based full natural farming for the purpose of increasing soil moisture storage capacity, fertility and productivity, minimal production cost, higher cost, water saving and protection, nutrition and breeding of environment and human health. It has been decided to provide this assistance.