Schemes sanctioned for the year 2016-2017
Scheme assistance is provided to the farmers and silk reeling entrepreneurs involved in Sericulture industry for the following basic amenities required for silkworm rearing and silk reeling.
· For planting high yielding mulberry varieties.
· For installing drip irrigation system in mulberry garden.
· For the construction of separate silkworm rearing house.
· For the procurement of improved silkworm rearing equipments.
For the establishment of Chawkie Rearing Centres.
For the establishment of Seri Policlinic
For supply of quality disinfectants and Micro nutrients to Seed farmers & Bivoltine Farmers
· For the establishment of Multiend Silk Reeling Units.
Provision of training to farmers in Mulberry cultivation and silkworm rearing.
Provision of training to Silk Reeling Workers /Reeling entreprenuers
Insurance coverage for silworm crop and assets.
Government of TamilNadu Sanctioned Rs. 1791.00 lakhs for implementation Sericulture Scheme Components such as Planting high yielding mulberry varieties, installation of drip irrigation system, construction of separate rearing houses, procurement of improved rearing equipments etc., during 2016 -17 under STATE PLAN
I- STATE PLAN
Eligibility of Farmers : For availing scheme assistance,
a) The farmers have to plant high yielding mulberry varieties.
b) The farmers have to rear bivoltine silkworm races.
c) Farmers who have own land, have an assured source of water, and experience in silkworm rearing.
d) Application in prescribed format to be submitted through departmental staff of the technical service centre, servicing in the concerned jurisdiction.
Unit cost (per acre -5000 mulberry plants) : Rs. 14000 / acre
State. Share (75%) : Rs. 10500/-
Beneficiary share(25%) : Rs. 3500/-
Total Subsidy : Rs. 10500/-
(All new farmers are eligible to avail subsidy. maximum eligibilty upto 5 Acre / (Rs.52,500/-.
b) Installation of Drip irrigation system
Unit cost (per acre) : Rs. 30000/ acre
State Share. (100%) : Rs. 30000/-
Total Subsidy : Rs. 30000/-
Small and Marginal farmers are eligible to avail subsidy @Rs.30000 per acre; incase of big farmer subsidy will be Rs.22500 per acre. Maximum eligibilty per farmer is 5 acres.
c) Construction of rearing shed - level -I
Unit cost : Rs. 2,75,000/-
State share(30%) : Rs. 82500/-
Total subsidy : Rs. 82,500/-
Beneficiary share(70%) : Rs. 1,92,500/-
Rearing Shed - level - II
Unit Cost : Rs.1,75,000/-
State Share (50%) : Rs.87,500/-
Total subsidy : Rs. 87,500/-
Beneficiary share (50%) : Rs.87,500/-
Rearing Shed - level - III
Unit Cost : Rs.90,000/-
State Share (70%) : Rs.63,000/-
Total subsidy : Rs. 63,000/-
Beneficiary share (30%) : Rs.27,000/-
d) Procurement of improved rearing equipments
Unit cost : Rs. 70,000/-
State share(75%) : Rs. 52,500/-
Total subsidy : Rs. 52,500/-
Beneficiary share(25%) : Rs. 17,500/-
II CENTRAL SILK BOARD ASSISTED CENTRAL SECTOR SCHEMES FOR THE YEAR 2016-17
Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India has stopped financial assistance given under Catalytic Development Programme and restricted it as Central Sector Scheme with limited assistance as detailed below :-
a) Beneficiary Empowerment Programme (BEP)
Unit cost : Rs. 7000/-
CSB Share (100%) Rs. 7000/-
Total Subsidy Rs. 7000/-
b) Prophylactic Measures
Unit cost Rs.5000/-
CSB Share (80%) Rs.200.00 lakhs/-
Total Subsidy Rs. 200.00 lakhs/-
c) Establishment of Chawkie Rearing Centres
Unit cost : Rs. 10,00,000/-
CSB Share(80%) Rs. 8,00,000/-
Total Subsidy Rs. 8,00,000/-
Beneficiary share(20%) Rs. 2, 00,000/-
d) Establishment of Seri Ployclinic
Unit cost : Rs. 1, 40,000/-
Central Silk Board (80%) : Rs. 1,12,000/-
Total Subsidy : Rs. 1,12,000/-
Beneficiary share (20%) : Rs. 28,000/- : -
e) Supply of Micro Nutrients
Unit cost : Rs. 1000/-
Central Silk Board (80%) : Rs. 800/-
Beneficiary share (20%) : Rs. 200/-
Total Subsidy : Rs. 800/-
Total Beneficiaries : Rs. 4000/-
f) Incentive for Production of Bivoltine Silk
Unit cost (Per Kg.) : Rs. 100/-
Central Silk Board (100%) : Rs. 100/-
Total Subsidy : Rs. 100/-
Total Bivoltine Silk (15,000 Kgs.) : Rs. 15.00 lakhs