The scheme aims to employ the locally available raw materials/resources and transform them into value added products and to provide skill development programs with modern technologies in production of various agro based food products.
Minimizing the loss of perishable agricultural products.
Impart the advanced skills to select artisans for product diversification, packaging etc. and provide them with the sustained income.
TYPE OF ASSISTANCE
Under the scheme, 6-day training on Palm Gur, Tamarind, Fruits & Vegetables, Village Oil, Spices & Condiments, Cane & Bamboo would be given to groups of at least 10 artisans(each).
Machinery and toolkits would be distributed among trained artisans for assistance.
SCHEME APPLICABLE FOR
Any person between the age of 18 to 55 years is eligible for this scheme.
Any person belonging to SCs/STs/Women/ Unemployed Youth /BPL category etc. would be given preference.
Agro-food based food processing industries under Gramodyog Vikas Yojana (GVY)