Type of Loan
To create scientific storage capacity with all allied facilities in rural areas to provide infrastructure for storage of the produce
Individuals, farmers, group of farmers/partnership/proprietary farms, NGOs, SHGs, Companies, Corporations, Co-operatives, Local Bodies other than Municipal Corporations, Federations, Agricultural Produce Marketing Communities, Marketing Boards and Agro Processing Corporations
In any place in the rural areas outside the limits of Municipal Corporations
Minimum capacity 100 tones and maximum capacity 10,000 tonnes. In special cases rural godowns upto 50 tonnes capacity and in hilly areas i.e. above 1000 meters above MSL, godowns having capacity of 25 tones are also eligible..
Conditions for scientific storage
Godowns built under the scheme should be structurally sound on account of engineering consideration as per Central Public works deptt./State Public Works Departments specification. Should be well ventilated, water proof, protected from rodents, birds and have provision for fumigation. There should be easy approach roads, Control against fire, theft etc.
Quantum of loan
As per requirement
Subsidy shall be released through NABARD approved plan.
For further details contact nearest Branch