P S Walia
Kapurthala, August 4
Deputy Commissioner Kapurthala Vishesh Sarangal today called upon the farmers to take maximum advantage of the subsidy schemes available on agricultural inputs for proper disposal of stubble during the upcoming season.
He asked the Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Department to organise camps at the village level to aware the farmers in this regard besides providing assistance to the farmers in applying online.
farmers can apply for the subsidy on agricultural implements like Happy Seeder, Super Seeder, Paddy Straw Chopper, Mulcher, Zero Drill, MB Plow, Baler, Rake Super SMS, Reaper cum Binider, Rotary Slasher, Crop Reaper etc. till August 15. These machines would be provided on subsidy to farmers, panchayats, cooperative societies.
Chief Agriculture Officer Dr. Balbir Chand said the details regarding subsidy on these machines is available at www.agrimachinerypb.com.
He said that the list of dealers, manufacturers is also available on the website and if a farmer wants to apply individually, he/she must submit his Aadhaar card, bank account information, canceled cheque, caste certificate, photograph etc .
Apart from this, if any one wants to apply for getting tools as a farmer group, cooperative society, panchayat or farmer producer organization, he/she should submit his/her PAN number, registration certificate, Aadhaar card of president and 2 other members, bank account information etc.
He clarified that if a farmer has received subsidy on any agricultural implement in the last 4 years, in that case he/she cannot apply for it.