Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana from February 12

Bhopal. The work of registration for the crops of Rabi season 2017-18 under Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana in the state is being started in 3500 primary agriculture cooperative committees from February 12. The registration will continue till March 12. Principal Secretary Farmer Welfare and Agriculture Department Dr. Rajesh Rajoura has issued detailed guidelines to the Food and Civil Supplies Department and Managing Director State Agriculture Marketing Board in this connection.

The Principal Secretary has issued directions related to training of authorized employees for uploading updated information of employees of Revenue Department and Mandi Samiti on the portal.

Registration of all primary agriculture cooperative committees engaged in e-procurement of wheat and paddy for gram, mustard, masoor and onion in Rabi season year 2017-18 in the state.

Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana started in Kharif-2017 - Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana has been started in Kharif-2017 to protect farmers of Madhya Pradesh from the losses due to the ups and downs in Mandi prices. Rs 136 crore 75 lakh has been paid to one lakh 28 thousand farmers in the first phase of the Yojana. In the second phase the process of payment of Rs 704 crores to registered farmers has been undertaken.