Discover the Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana 2023 in Madhya Pradesh, a lifeline for farmers. In this comprehensive blog post, we will delve into the intricate details of this scheme, including the application process, eligibility criteria, supported crops, and the benefits it offers to the farmers.
In a promising move to empower the agricultural sector in Madhya Pradesh, the state government is all set to launch the Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana.
This initiative aims to provide the much-needed support to the farmers by compensating for the gap between the selling price in the market and the remunerative price for their crops.
Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana 2023
The Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana is a welcome move by the Madhya Pradesh government to assist its farmers in securing a better future for their agricultural endeavors.
Under this scheme, the government will directly deposit the difference between the market selling price and the profitable price into the bank accounts of the farmers. This initiative ensures that no farmer incurs losses while selling their produce in the market.
Eligibility Criteria for Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana 2023
To be eligible for the Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana, the applicant must meet the following criteria:
- Farmer: The applicant must be actively engaged in farming.
- Residency: The applicant should be a permanent resident of Madhya Pradesh.
- Identification: An Aadhar Card or Samagra ID is mandatory for application.
- Mobile Number: A valid mobile number is required for registration.
- Additional Documentation: Applicants with Sikmi/Patta land should provide a letter of authorization and the loan passbook of the original landowner, along with other standard documents such as address proof, identity card, bank account passbook, and passport-size photos.
The Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana is applicable to a range of crops. In the Kharif season, the following crops are covered:
In addition, Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana has now been extended to cover 13 crops, including cotton, moong, wheat, urad, bajra, rice, jowar, soybean, groundnut, sesame, ramtil, maize, and toor dal.
Benefits of Madhya Pradesh Bhavantar Payment Scheme
The Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana is set to bring about a transformation in the lives of Madhya Pradesh’s farmers:
- Financial Support: The scheme offers direct financial support to farmers by compensating for the price difference between the market selling price and the Minimum Support Price (MSP). This ensures that farmers do not suffer losses when selling their produce.
- Boost to Agricultural Income: With the additional financial assistance, farmers will be better equipped to invest in the next planting season. This will ultimately lead to an increase in their income and a more prosperous agricultural sector.
- Full Price Reimbursement: Farmers who face losses while selling their crops below the MSP will receive the full price difference as compensation.
Support Price List for Kharif Crop 2023
- Soybean: Rs 3,399 per quintal (with a flat price difference of Rs 500 per quintal)
- Maize: Rs 1,700 per quintal (with a flat price difference of Rs 500 per quintal)
- Paddy: Rs 1,750 per quintal
- Paddy Grade A: Rs 1,770 per quintal
- Jowar Hybrid: Rs 2,430 per quintal
- Jowar Maldandi: Rs 2,450 per quintal
- Millet: Rs 1,950 per quintal
- Pigeon pea: Rs 5,675 per quintal
- Cotton medium fiber: Rs 5,150 per quintal (with a flat price difference of Rs 500 per quintal)
- Cotton long fiber: Rs 5,450 per quintal (with a flat price difference of Rs 500 per quintal)
- Tur: Rs 5,675 per quintal
- Urad: Rs 5,600 per quintal
- Moong: Rs 6,975 per quintal
- Groundnut: Rs 4,890 per quintal
- Sesame: Rs 5,675 per quintal
- Ramtil: Rs 5,877 per quintal
Support Price List for Rabi Crop 2023
- Garlic: Rs 3,200 per quintal (estimated)
- Gram: Rs 4,400 per quintal
- Lentils: Rs 4,250 per quintal
- Mustard: Rs 4,000 per quintal
- Onion: Rs 8 per kg (approximate)
- Tur Model Rate: Rs 3,860 per quintal (for 1 to 30 April 2018)
- Wheat: Rs 2,000 per quintal
How to Apply for Bhavantar Payment Scheme 2023
If you are a farmer in Madhya Pradesh and wish to avail the benefits of the Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana, follow these steps to apply online:
- Visit the official e-procurement website.
- Click on “Kharif 2023” on the homepage.
- Select the option for “Farmer Registration for Kharif procurement year 2023.”
- Fill in the required information, choose your registration type, enter your Aadhar number, and the captcha code.
- Click the “Register” button to proceed.
Once you complete these steps, the registration form will open, and you can fill in all the necessary information. After filling in all the details, click the “Submit” button.
The Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana is a beacon of hope for the farmers of Madhya Pradesh, offering them financial security and support in their agricultural endeavors.
By bridging the gap between market prices and MSP, this scheme ensures that farmers are not burdened by losses and can confidently invest in their future. It’s a significant step towards enhancing agricultural income and promoting the prosperity of the farming community in the state.
The Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana is a commendable initiative that stands to empower Madhya Pradesh’s farmers and uplift the agricultural sector as a whole.
It’s a ray of hope and a pathway to prosperity for those who toil tirelessly to feed the nation.