Development of commercial
horticulture through production and post harvest management
The NHB schemes are varied and depend upon whether the project
is production/ processing/ marketing related and range from
bee-keeping to Bio-technology, horticulture covering a vast
spectrum of components ( such as herbs, aromatic, medicinal
plants, biotechnology tissue culture, bio pesticides, organic
foods, pre-cooling units \ cool stores, reefer vans, containers,
retail outlets, auction, platform, Horticulture ancillary
Back-ended subsidy varies from 20 % of
the project cost with a maximum of Rs 25 lacs..
Capital investment subsidy for construction/
modernization/ expansion of cold storage and other storages
for horticulture produce.
In collaboration with NABARD& NCDC
projects up-to 5000 MT capacity and not exceeding RS 2 crore
with 25% promoter's contribution, 50% term loan & 25%
capital investment subsidy.
Technology development and transfer.
This includes introduction of new technologies, expert services
from abroad, seminars, study tours etc.
100 %financial assistance up-to RS 10
lacs/ project for production related and RS 25 lacs to R&D
efforts and actual/ limited reimbursement of expenses.