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

Credit Beneficiary Share

/ Margin Money

BPL / SC / ST 33.33% 56.67% 10%
APL 25% 65% 10%
(ii) NORTH EAST REGION / HILL AREAS / LWE AFFECTED DISTRICTS

Category

Back ended subsidy Credit Beneficiary Share / Margin Money
BPL / SC / ST 50% 40% 10%
APL 35% 55% 10%

General area

Category Back ended

subsidy

Credit Beneficiary Share / Margin Money
BPL / SC / ST 33.33% 56.67% 10%
APL 25% 65% 10%

 

S.N. Component Ceiling of Subsidy
1 Breeding 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.
2 Central 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.
3 Hybrid Layer (chicken) Units – upto 20000 layers At 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 2 lakh for 2000 layer unit – Varies with the size.
4 Hybrid 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 birds At 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 0.56 lakh for a batch of 1000 broilers – Varies with unit size
5 Rearing 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
6 Feed Mixing units (FMU) – 1.0 ton per hour

Disease Investigation Lab (DIL)

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

2000-4000 birds per hour

At 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 125 lakh
15 Emu Processing units At 25% level subsidy- subsidy ceiling Rs. 250 lakh
16 Feather Processing Units/ litter management Varies with unit size. The subsidy ceiling is Rs. 125 lakh.
17 Technology 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.