Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana

Date : 01/07/2015 - | Sector: Agriculture

About

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY) has the vision of assured irrigation access; “Har Khet Ko Pani” and improving on farm water use efficiency; “More Crop Per Drop” in a focused manner with an “Integrated Value Chain” approach encompassing source creation, distribution, management, field application and extension activities.

Major objectives of the scheme are :-

  • Achieve convergence of investments in irrigation at the field level.
  • Enhance the physical access of water on the farm and expand cultivable area under assured irrigation (Har Khet Ko Pani).
  • Integration of water source, distribution and its efficient use, to make best use of water through appropriate technologies and practices.
  • Improve on-farm water use efficiency to reduce wastage and increase availability both in duration and extent.
  • Enhance the adoption of precision-irrigation and other water saving technologies (More crop per drop).
  • Enhance recharge of aquifers and introduce sustainable water conservation practices.
  • Ensure the integrated development of rain-fed areas using the watershed approach towards soil and water conservation, regeneration of ground water, arresting runoff, providing livelihood options and other NRM activities.
  • Promote extension activities relating to water harvesting, water management and crop alignment for farmers and grass root level field functionaries.
  • Attract greater private investments in irrigation

Beneficiary:

Farmers

Benefits:

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY) has the vision of assured irrigation access; “Har Khet Ko Pani” and improving on farm water use efficiency; “More Crop Per Drop” in a focused manner with an “Integrated Value Chain” approach.

How To Apply

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Refer to https://pmksy.gov.in/

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