Incentives to farmers


1. 75% subsidy in hills and 50% subsidy in plain areas for establishing field Distillation Units (FDUs) in aromatic crop clusters managed by farmers group.
2. 50% area. subsidy on cultivation cost of following 09 aromatic crops upto a maximum of 01 lakh or 02 hectare
3. Providing free planting material to the farmers upto 5 nali.
4. Providing free training for cultivation, distillation, marketing, quality assessment  to the farmers of Uttarakhand.
5. Buy-back facility for 23 aromatic produce/ essential oils.
6. 50% discount for quality certification to registered farmers.
7. Field distillation unit declared as agriculture equipment and fabrication of FDU is free from VAT.