PVCF EDEG

Poultry Venture Capital Fund (PVCF-EDEG)

ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT AND EMPLOYMENT GENERATION (EDEG)
Objectives:-
1 .To encourage entrepreneurship in various poultry activities and provide capacity building for employment opportunities
2.To improve production of poultry products and productivity of processing units through technology upgradation and also encourage introduction of innovative technology.
3. To encourage rearing of other poultry species like quails, ducks, and turkeys etc. which have good potential

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

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.

height from mean sea level as well as difficult islands.

(i)                 NORMAL AREAS:

(ii)               Category

Back ended

subsidy

CreditBeneficiary Share

/ Margin Money

BPL / SC / ST33.33%56.67%10%
APL25%65%10%
(ii) NORTH EAST REGION / HILL AREAS / LWE AFFECTED DISTRICTS

Category

Back ended subsidyCreditBeneficiary Share / Margin Money
BPL / SC / ST50%40%10%
APL35%55%10%

General area

CategoryBack ended

subsidy

CreditBeneficiary Share / Margin Money
BPL / SC / ST33.33%56.67%10%
APL25%65%10%

 

S.N.ComponentCeiling of Subsidy
1Breeding Farms for Low Input Technology Birds of species other than fowl like turkey, ducks, Japanese quails, emu etc.At 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 7.50 lakh Varies depending on the species and unit size.
2Central Grower Units (CGU) – upto 16000 layer chicks per batch.At 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 10 lakh for a unit of 16000 layer chicks per batch (three batches a year) – Varies with size.
3Hybrid Layer (chicken) Units – upto 20000 layersAt 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 2 lakh for 2000 layer unit – Varies with the size.
4Hybrid Broiler (chicken) Units – upto 20000 birds. Can be weekly, fortnightly, monthly, all-in all-out batches. Bird strength at any point of time should not exceed 20000 birdsAt 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 0.56 lakh for a batch of 1000 broilers – Varies with unit size
5Rearing other species of Poultry (Other than commercial layer and broiler chicken)At 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 5 lakh Varies with the species and unit size
6Feed Mixing units (FMU) – 1.0 ton per hour

Disease Investigation Lab (DIL)

At 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 4 lakh
7Transport Vehicles – open cageAt 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 2 lakh
8Transport Vehicles – RefrigeratedAt 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 3.75 lakh
9Retail outlets – Dressing unitsAt 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 2.50 lakh
10Retail outlets – marketing unitsAt 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 3.75 lakh
11Mobile marketing unitsAt 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 2.5 lakh
12Cold storage for poultry productsAt 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 5 lakh
13Egg / Broiler CartsAt 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 3750/-
14Large Processing Units

2000-4000 birds per hour

At 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 125 lakh
15Emu Processing unitsAt 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 250 lakh
16Feather Processing Units/ litter managementVaries with unit size. The subsidy ceiling is Rs. 125 lakh.
17Technology upgradation/ innovations including waste disposal/ incinerators, mini-hatchers, egg vending machines etc.Varies with the component. The subsidy ceiling is Rs. 125 lakh. For new/ innovative projects EC may decide the subsidy/ value cap depending upon the scope and importance of the project.