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Suvarna Bhoomi Yojane

This is a scheme of depositing Rs. 10,000/- into the bank account of farmers, per agricultural family in order to increase the agricultural income of small and very small farmers who perform dry farming and perform less than 5 acres of arid land. Under this scheme, the farmers have the opportunity to plant Bioenergy saplings along the fences and hedges, bunds of theirs farms. One lakh farmers will benefit from this scheme in the year 2011 – 12, about 100.00 crore grant has been reserved for this purpose.