PigD EDEG

Pig Development (PigD-EDEG)

ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT AND EMPLOYMENT GENERATION(EDEG)

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA SCHEME

Objectives:-

1.Encourage commercial rearing of pigs by adopting scientific methods and creation of infrastructure

2.Production and supply of improved germ plasm

3.Organizing stakeholders to popularize scientific practices

  1. Create supply chain for pork industry

5 Encourage value addition for better income

Beneficiaries :-Farmers, individual entrepreneurs, NGOs, Companies, Cooperatives, Groups of organized and unorganized sector which include Self-Help Groups (SHGs) and Joint Liability Groups (JLGs).

Pattern of financial assistance (Central assistance )

Proportion of Subsidy for various areas and various categories of beneficiaries

(i) NORMAL AREAS:CategoryBack ended

subsidy

CreditBeneficiary Share / Margin Money
BPL / SC / ST33.33%56.67%10%
APL25%65%10%
  (ii) NORTH EAST REGION / HILL AREAS / LWE AFFECTED DISTRICTSCategoryBack ended subsidyCreditBeneficiary Share / Margin Money
BPL / SC / ST50%40%10%
APL35%55%10%

DIFFICULT AREAS

CategoryBack ended subsidyCreditBeneficiary Share / Margin Money
BPL / SC / ST33.33%56.67%10%
APL25%65%10%

Types of Areas:

NORMAL AREAS: All areas which do not fall under the subsequent categories.

NORTH EAST REGION: Seven NE States and Sikkim.

HILL AREAS

DIFFICULT AREAS: Notified Difficult Areas like Leh, Ladakh, Kargil areas, areas

above 11,000 ft. height from mean sea level as well as difficult islands.

Pig Development-EDEG
1Commercial rearing units (3 sows + 1 Boar)At 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 25,000/-
2Pig Breeding Farms (20 sows + 4 Boars)At 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 2,00,000/-
3Retail Pork Outlets with facility for chillingAt 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 3,00,000/-