During every Five Year Plan a number of developmental programs are hatched by the Government. The division also addresses issues like Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers Rights. It will be responsible for project formulation and monitoring. Improved and efficient strains of biofertilizers specific to different crops and soil types are being developed under Network Project on biofertilizers. National Horticulture Mission: Andhra Pradesh Details of National Horticulture Mission Particulars Description Name of the Scheme National Horticulture Mission Sponsored by Central Government Funding Pattern This is a Centrally sponsored scheme in which Government of India shall provide 100% assistance to the State Missions during Tenth Plan. Diagnostics : Diagnosis of diseases of various horticultural crops and advice on their control and management.
The division also imparts training to agricultural extension officers and farmers. Risk management in the form of crop insurance is also proposed Post harvest management would include creating suitable infrastructure for efficient post harvest management and marketing of horticulture produce such as handling, transfer, storage and markets etc. Details related to research programmes, pest management, export and import of products at global level etc. The Madhya Pradesh State Agro Industries Development Corporation Limited has taken up promotion of agro based industries in Madhya Pradesh as one of its major objectives. Users can access details related to state horticultural farms, horticulture training centres.
It was launched as a Centrally Sponsored Scheme to promote holistic growth of the horticulture sector through area based regionally differentiated strategies. Government has been advocating integrating use of chemical fertilizers and organic manures including biofertilizers for increasing production of major crops. Conscious attempts were already in place to improve the general framework of conservancy of vegetables and fruits. The attempts are being orchestrated by the Punjab Mandi Board in accordance with the Indo-Israel understanding. Details on soils of Manipur, soil resource map, soil conservation scheme, etc. Objectives: To develop horticulture to the maximum potential available in the State and to augment production of all horticultural production of all horticultural products Fruits, Vegetable, flowers, Plantation crops, Spices, Medicinal Aromatic plants in the state.
Under this program while the Centre bears fifty percent of the expenditure for the revitalization of the orchards, the rest of the necessary costs will be borne by the farmers. The sanction has been implemented through an exclusive program envisaged last month August, 2013 designed for the damage control in the aridity affected orchards of Maharashtra. The intervention is done in the following components. These goals are achieved by deploying modern and hi-tech interventions and duly ensuring backward and forward linkages. The scheme is not available to coconut and medicinal plants, rest all horticultural crops are covered. Users can access information about the department's activities, and achievements. A Pollen Cryobank was established under the division for long term cryogenic preservation of crops which was featured in the in 2001.
The station is also involved in the floricultural of , , and. Central Government will nominate its representative who will be a Member in the State Level Executive Committee. To create opportunities for employment generation for skilled and unskilled persons, especially unemployed youth; National outlay: Rs. Weeds should be uprooted from the tree basin. The union government has also sanctioned Rs 10 lakh for training farmers to secure 'good agricultural practices' certificate. At the operational level, State Governments will have the freedom to nominate, or create a suitable autonomous agency to be registered under the Societies Registration Act for implementing the Mission programmes at the State and District levels. Covered Components National Horticulture Mission is a flagship scheme and being so, it covers almost all sections of horticulture development from Nursery level to Marketing level.
To establish convergence and synergy among multiple on-going and planned programmes for horticulture development; 4. September is a crucial month for following best cultivation practices. . Information is given on mission, events, progress monitoring, marketing, technology, etc. Supply of Video Films : Distribution of video films to the farmers and organizations for updating knowledge on modern technologies. The spectrum of activities cover areas of and and include pest control management of fruits, vegetables and ornamental, aromatic and medicinal crops. The publications are made in English, , , , and.
It houses many laboratories viz. At the District level, the District Mission Committee will be constituted by the State Government. Information on different schemes such as the State Plan Schemes and Centrally sponsored schemes is given. The Mission will also focus on promoting processing of horticultural produce and value addition buy providing incentives for setting up of horticulture processing industries and food parks in potential areas and to encourage linkages between the markets for the horticulture produce and processing industry. Current Category » National Horticulture Mission N H M Recognizing the importance of horticulture sector in the growth of Indian agriculture, Honourable Finance Minister announced launching of National Horticulture Mission in his budget speech on July 8, 2004. The research work in the division focusses on handling and storage, processing, microbiology and cut flowers. Supply of Publications : The Institute has published many illustrated leaflets and bulletins for dissemination of crop information to the farmers.
To enhance horticulture production, improve nutritional security and income support to farm households; 3. It also works on enrichment of germplasm from wild sources through exploration missions. Nurseries - Bio Control Address: Maharashtra State Horticulture and Medicinal plants Board Sakhar Sankul, Shivajinagar Pune - 411005, Maharashtra, India Website:. They have also developed China aster varieties such as Poornima, Kamini, Vilet cushion and Shashank and tube rose cultivars like Shringar, Suvasini, Prajwal and Vibahv and a crossandra variety by name Arka Ambara. Medicinal Crops: to undertake research work is on the genetic improvement of commercially important medicinal and aromatic crops and standardization of agro-technology. The institute is spread over a land area of 263 hectares. Fruit Crops : Three varieties in , 5 hybrids in , 3 varieties in , 5 hybrids in grapes, one variety each in , , and.
A horticulturist essentially conducts research and development on the above mentioned aspects of a garden to improve the quality as well as the quantity of the garden products. To provide holistic growth of the horticulture sector through an area based regionally differentiated strategies 2. Extension, quality awareness and market led extension activities for fresh processed products Existing co-operative institutions connected with horticulture. People seeking certain information or details can either contact the department by sending emails or by directly calling to the office of the department. Horticulture, planting materials, local markets, daily market price, etc. The division has five breeding laboratories and a production technology laboratory. Supply of seeds : Supply of seeds in packets are also undertaken by the institute.