What is the new agricultural machine scheme that is being developed by the government and how will it be beneficial to you?
To work in agriculture farmers require various kinds of machines for agriculture and agricultural work. The farming process is made easier by the aid of agricultural machinery.
With this in mind, various schemes are being implemented through the state government to offer agriculture machinery to farmers.
In this scheme, the benefit of subsidy is provided to farmers to ensure that they can obtain agricultural equipment at an affordable price.
In this regard, the Bihar government is taking a major step in the direction to provide the benefits of agricultural machinery to farmers.
As a result, the Bihar government will develop a mobile application specifically for farmers. With this app, the farmers can benefit from machines for agriculture.
With this app for mobile devices, farmers can reserve and buy agricultural machinery depending on their needs while at their homes.
This way, farmers will be able to complete the challenging tasks, from sowing to harvesting the fields using these machines for agriculture.
With the aid of these machines for agriculture, will lower the costs of cultivating farmers, and they can improve their income.
Today, in this blog of Tractor Junction we will be providing you with information on this mobile app that was launched by Bihar’s Government of Bihar
Small farmers of the state will get the facility
The service has been launched in Bihar by Bihar’s Cooperative Department of Bihar keeping in mind the demands of marginal and small farmers in Bihar State.
The motive of the state government in the creation of this service is to aid small farmers in the state.
In the Mukhyamantri Harit Krishi Plant Yojana, the agricultural plant banks have been set up in 2997 packs before the start of this program.
A total of 439 crores has been allocated for this. As of now, machines are being prepared for 1803 packages.
At present, this is performed in a non-public setting. However, shortly, they will be connected to a specific mobile app by making plant banks for selected packs.
Will start with 2997 packs
Bihar Cooperative Department Secretary Sandana Preysi confirmed that the mobile application for agriculture machinery will be launched shortly.
It is likely to be launched on July 15th. The service will start with the help of 2997 packs. With this application, any farmer can rent the agricultural equipment that he requirements from the farm plant bank that is included in the packs they are included in.
With this app on mobile farmers can benefit from all kinds of farm equipment available for rent at a very low cost.
After observing the initial performance of the 3000 packs and the app, it will be included in the remaining packs of the next phase.
Which agricultural machines can farmers take?
The machinery used in agriculture that will be covered by this service is already mapped to ensure that the machines can be available upon demand.
Through this mobile application, farmers can benefit from this service by using all kinds of agricultural equipment from sowing to harvesting, at a low cost.
The list of machines includes reapers, tractors happy seeders, land levelers, and different modern equipment utilized to cultivate.
Farmers can reserve the machines online following their requirements and have them delivered directly to their fields for very low prices.
For more information, we are clear that 90 kinds of agricultural equipment are covered under the Krishi Yantra Yojana, a program of Bihar’s Government of Bihar, on which subsidy benefits are given to farmers.
The target is to cover 300 farmers in each pack.
In the wake of the launch of the mobile application the goal is made to bring 300 farm families with this app in the first phase.
In addition during the second phase, all of the packs of the state can be linked. This will be beneficial to marginal and small-scale farmers in the state.
Farmers who aren’t associated with PACS will also enjoy the benefits of this program. Additionally, farmers who don’t have their land for farming are also able to benefit from this scheme.
This way, with this application, all farmers in State will have the chance to take advantage of this program.
A call center will be opened to help farmers
According to officials from the Cooperation Department, a call center will be also opened to ensure that farmers do not have any issues when using this service.
A helpline number for the phone center will also be provided. Through this number, farmers can learn more about renting agricultural equipment.
This way, you’ll be able to find out the availability of equipment. In addition, farmers will also be able to make complaints through this number.
A source said that farmers who don’t possess a smartphone or have any issues with downloading the app can call the helpline to benefit from this program.