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FEED AND FODDER DEVELOPMENT SCHEME

Guidelines for establishing cattle Feed processing

Units/Fodder Development (2021-22)

1.   The support by the Department in terms of incentives/subsidy will

be available for the following:

Cattle Feed processing Unit

a. Establishment of commercial cattle Feed Mill/plant.

b. Establishment of Nano/small cattle Feed Mill/plant

c. Establishment of a Total mixed ration (TMR) Equipment

d. infrastructural support.

Fodder Development

a. Establishment of Silage Making Unit

b. Establishment of Fodder Block making unit

c. Establishment of Feed Block Making unit

d. Facility Mini tractors to dairy farmers

e. Facility of Fodder Harvester to dairy farmers

f. Facility of chaff cutters to the dairy farmers.

g. Facility of Bore wells to the Dairy farmers.

        The intended beneficiary /entrepreneur can avail benefits under all the components or sub components and also individual equipment or multiple equipments under each component or sub component as per Annexure-A for establishing Cattle Feed Processing Unit or/and as per Annexure-B for Fodder Development as part of his project/business plan.

2. The scheme shall be implemented through Animal Husbandry Department Jammu/Kashmir and monitored by committee constituted by the Administrative Department for the purpose.

 3. Mode of Operation:

Benefits of the scheme.

i. Any individual/group of individuals/ Dairy farmer/milk processing unit holder/milk federation/retailer/Self-Help Groups/ Dairy Cooperatives/ Farmers Producers Organization can avail the benefits of the scheme.

ii. Efforts will be made to cover 20% SC/ST & 10% women Beneficiaries.

iii. The component wise detail of the benefits and subsidy available are provided at Annexure –A/B.

iv' The beneficiary under this scheme will not be eligible for same benefit under this scheme for next 5 years.

v. For operation of this scheme in case of individual Aadhar number is mandatory while in case of firms, cooperative societies or SHGs relevant registration will be required.

vi. The beneficiary can purchase equipments from any registered company/authorized dealer/distributer/sole manufacturer within or outside Union Territory of J&K in accordance with minimum standard Government approved specifications in vogue. However, the rates shall be as per the company rate list or less.

vii. The machinery/equipment should be certified as per requisite safety/quality standards and subsidy shall be released as fixed per unit by the Department regardless of prices as long as specifications prescribed are met.

viii. interested beneficiaries will submit their application in the format AHD-1 to their respective chief Animal Husbandry officer (CAHO) who in turn after due scrutiny will submit it to the Directorate of Animal Husbandry within 15 days from the receipt of the application.

ix' A brief business plan, indicating the site of installation/purpose/ supply chain, if any shall be enclosed with application. Subsidy shall be extended on First come First serve basis subject to the availability of funds.

x. Once the beneficiary has procured the equipment or unit, 50% of total eligible subsidy amount or of maximum ceiling, whichever is less will be released upon submission of invoice to the Directorate of Animal Husbandry through concerned CAHO. Balance 50% subsidy will be released after physical verification by a team constituted by CAHO concerned.

xi. such verification will be carried out within 15 days of the submission of invoice and intimation that the unit has been established or equipment procured.

xii. There will not be delay of more than 30 days in release of subsidy once the beneficiary has submitted the required documentation.

xiii. Release of subsidy will be only through DBT.

xiv. The beneficiary can opt for roan facility by depositing 10% margin money and 50% subsidy shall be provided as back ended with defined lock in period as per the RBI guidelines and terms & conditions of different commercial banks.

xv. All such beneficiaries who intend to avail this facility shall apply in format AHD-1 in the office of the CAHO of the concerned District along with supporting documents, if any. The CAHO shall ascertain eligibility of the beneficiary before forwarding his case to concerned Directorate of Animal Husbandry for approval.

xvi. ln case beneficiary avails bank loan for purchase of the equipment, CAHO shall forward the Performa bill of the equipment along with copy of application of beneficiary and a letter to Bank. The bank shall follow ail the RBI guidelines for sanctioning of such loan, after receipt of NOC from Bank CAHO shall submit the case to respective Directorate for approval and

release of subsidy and as per the conditions mentioned at point No xiii and verification of supply as per point No viii.

xvii. The Administrative department will constitute a monitoring committee for monitoring the implementation and impact of the program.

xviii. The Director Animal Husbandry Jammu/ Kashmir shall submit list of beneficiaries with address/ phone numbers and photographs along with equipment/facility and month wise details of utilization of subsidy to the Administrative Department. They shall also upload the same on official

website as per the prescribed format.


Annexure A

S.No.

Component with minimum capacity

Pattern of assistance

Eligibility of beneficiary

a.

Establishment of Commercial Cattle Feed Mill/Plant

i.

Pellet/Mesh Feed Plant,1-2 ton/hour capacity

50% subsidy with a ceiling of maximum subsidy of Rs.17.5 lac

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.

ii.

Pellet/Mesh Feed Plant,3-5 ton/hour capacity

50% subsidy with a ceiling of maximum subsidy of Rs.25 lac

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.

iii.

Any of the major equipments of the feed plant like Hammer Mill/ Grinder, Mixer, Conditioner, Pellet Mill, Cooler, screener, Elevator, feeder, conveyor (1-2 ton capacity)

50% subsidy on any of the equipment or maximum subsidy ceiling of Rs. 17.5 lac for multiple equipments.

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.

iv.

Any of the major equipments of the feed plant like Hammer Mill/ Grinder, Mixer, Conditioner, Pellet Mill, Cooler, screener, Elevator, feeder, conveyor (3-5 ton capacity)

50% subsidy on any of the equipment or maximum subsidy ceiling of Rs. 25 lac for multiple equipments.

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.

b.

Establishment of Nano/Small Cattle Feed Mill/Plant

i.

Nano/small mesh plant including Grinder Mixer, and Conveyer (100-200 kg/hour capacity)

50% subsidy with a ceiling of Rs. 2 lac on unit or any of the equipments.

Individual of group of dairy farmers.

c.

Establishment of a Total mixed ration (TMR) equipment

i.

Total Mixed ration (TMR) with ½ ton, 1 ton or 2 ton mixer

50% subsidy with a ceiling of Rs. 2 lac on unit or any of the equipments.

Individual of group of dairy farmers.

d.

Infrastructural support.

i.

DG Set Minimum power output of 5KVA

50% subsidy with max. ceiling of Rs. 1.5 lac.

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.

 

 

 

 

 

Annexure B

S.No.

Component with minimum capacity

Pattern of assistance

Eligibility of beneficiary

a.

Silage making machine

50% subsidy with a  maximum ceiling of Rs.2.5 lac

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.

b.

Fodder Block Making Machine

50% subsidy with a  maximum ceiling of Rs.8 lac

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.

c.

Feed Block Making Machine

50% subsidy with a  maximum ceiling of Rs.2.5 lac

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.

d.

Mini Tractor 26 HP

50% subsidy with a  maximum ceiling of Rs.2.0 lac

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.

e.

Fodder Harvester

50% subsidy with a  maximum ceiling of Rs.5.5 lac

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.

f.

Chaff Cutters

 

 

i.

Chaff Cutter Model 2D

50% subsidy with a  maximum ceiling of Rs.0.25 lac

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.

ii.

Chaff Cutter with 2HP Motor

50% subsidy with a  maximum ceiling of Rs.0.25 lac

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.

iii.

Chaff Cutter with 5HP Motor

50% subsidy with a  maximum ceiling of Rs.0.30 lac

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.

iv.

Diesel Engine operated chaff cutter

50% subsidy with a  maximum ceiling of Rs.0.30 lac

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.

g.

Bore well (Submersible Motor 5HP, Starter Box, 10-15 Pipes 20 feet each.)

50% subsidy with a  maximum ceiling of Rs.0.40 lac

Individual/Milk Federation/cooperative/SHGs, FPOs/Group of beneficiaries.