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Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme for Rural Entrepreneurs to set up Custom Hiring Centres (CHC) of Farm Machinery

Credit Linked Subsidy
Custom Hiring Centres
Farm Machinery
Financial Assistance
Application Process
Documents Required
Frequently Asked Questions
“Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme for Rural Entrepreneurs to set up Custom Hiring Centres (CHC) of Farm Machinery” under the Farm Mechanization Umbrella Scheme, was launched on 22nd October 2014, by the Agriculture Department, Government of West Bengal with the purpose to provide opportunity to rural entrepreneurs for setting up of Custom Hiring Centres to enable the farmers to hire different high end farm machinery from them at a reasonable rate with the objective of rural employment, enhanced productivity and risk mitigation during calamities.
Area of Operation: The scheme is applicable uniformly throughout the State, except Kolkata district.

Choice of Machinery:
  • List of Machinery/implements that can be selected for CHC s furnished in Annexure-V (Page No. 38). List of available models of different farm machinery registered in Matirkatha portal with their indicative price will be published by the SPMT before starting of online application of the beneficiary so that the applicant can choose at least four types of Machinery / implements and maximum 2 (Two) nos. of tractors in a particular type from that list.
  • The list is indicative but not exhaustive, any suitable farm machinery not included in the list may also be included in the project as per latest SMAM guideline supportive to local situation with the approval of SPMT.
  • For any non-listed machinery, latest SMAM guidelines will be followed for arriving at subsidy portion of that particular machinery with the approval of SPMT.

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