State Crop Insurance Scheme

H/A : 2401-00-110-82 Rs.2000.00 lakh

The crop insurance scheme was in operation covering 25 major crops grown in the State since 1995 was restructured in 2016-17 by bringing considerable enhancement in the crop loss compensation. The Crop Insurance Fund is operated with contributions from the participating farmers by way of registration fee and premium and Government contribution. In addition to the existing crops, minor fruits apiculture and floriculture will also be included under the scheme. An amount of Rs.2000.00 lakh is earmarked for the scheme during 2021-22.