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MKATS is a leading consultancy firm dedicated to supporting the agricultural, horticultural, and food processing sectors, as well as the implementation of state and central government schemes and projects.

We specialize in providing comprehensive assistance and guidance to businesses and entrepreneurs seeking to leverage the benefits offered by these initiatives. With our in-depth knowledge and expertise, we help our clients navigate through the intricacies of government schemes, ensuring successful project implementation and maximum returns on investment.

Whether it’s agricultural projects, horticulture ventures, food processing units, or large-scale government initiatives, our team has the experience and capability to handle diverse projects of any scale. With MKATS, you can be confident in our ability to provide end-to-end support, from project planning and execution to monitoring and evaluation.

We are dedicated to helping you unlock the full potential of government initiatives, contributing to the growth and success of your business or project.

National Horticulture Board

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Development of Commercial Horticulture through Production and Post-Harvest Management of Horticulture CropsUnder the NHB's Commercial Horticulture Development Scheme, you can receive subsidies of up to 40%-50% of the project cost for setting up orchards, nurseries, protected cultivation units and post-harvest infrastructure.Download Document
Commercial Horticulture Development in open field conditions on project modeUnder the NHB's Commercial Horticulture Development Scheme, you can receive subsidies of up to 40%-50% of the project cost for setting up orchards, nurseries, protected cultivation units and post-harvest infrastructure.

You can receive up to 40% of the total project cost as a back-ended subsidy.
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Commercial Horticulture Development in protected cover on project mode.The National Horticulture Board (NHB) is offering a remarkable opportunity to undertake integrated commercial horticulture development projects in open field conditions.

Under the NHB's program, eligible projects covering an area over 5 acres can receive comprehensive assistance, including components like planting material, irrigation, fertigation, mechanization, precision farming and Good Agricultural Practices (GAP).

The subsidy amount is limited to Rs. 56.00 lakh per project as per admissible cost norms for high-value flowers like Anthurium, Orchids, Rose, Lilium, Chrysanthemum, Carnation and Gerbera, as well as high-value vegetables like Capsicum, Cucumber and Tomato.
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Integrated Post Harvest Management projectsThe NHB provides credit-linked back-ended subsidies that can significantly boost your horticulture projects. With our extensive experience and in-depth knowledge of the NHB schemes, we'll help you navigate the application process with precision and accuracy.

Whether you're planning to set up integrated pack houses, establish post-harvest management facilities, or develop commercial horticulture projects, the subsidies range from 35% to 50% of the total project cost.
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Capital Investment subsidy scheme for Construction/expansion/modernization of Cold Storage and Storage for Horticulture Products.Under this scheme, the NHB encourages the establishment of various post-harvest management facilities, including Pack Houses, Ripening Chambers, Refer Vans, Retail Outlets, Pre-cooling Units and Primary Processing units.

We specialize in assisting you with both component-mode projects and standalone projects focused on post-harvest management. In terms of eligible crops, projects related to Fruits, Vegetables, Flowers, Aromatic Plants and Cashews are eligible for the attractive subsidy.

You can avail a credit-linked back-ended subsidy of 35% of the total project cost, up to Rs. 50.75 lakh per project in general areas and an impressive 50% of the project cost, limited to Rs. 72.50 lakh per project in the Northeast Region, Hilly States and Scheduled Areas.
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Ministry of Food Processing Industries

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Pradhan Mantri Kisan SAMPADA YojanaThe Pradhan Mantri Kisan SAMPADA Yojana aims to strengthen the food processing industry by providing financial support for the creation of modern infrastructure and the adoption of advanced technologies.

This facilitates the seamless processing and preservation of agricultural produce, reducing post-harvest losses and ensuring better market access.

The maximum subsidy amount can range from 25% to 35% of the eligible project cost. It provides financial assistance for the establishment of food processing units, cold storage facilities and transportation infrastructure.
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PMFME - Pradhan Mantri Formalisation of Micro Food Processing EntreprisesThe PMFME is a flagship scheme aimed at providing financial assistance and support to small food processing units, enabling them to upgrade their infrastructure, enhance their capacity and access modern technology. Entrepreneurs can utilize the subsidy to upgrade their infrastructure, modernize their equipment and adopt advanced technology, leading to improved productivity and quality of their products.

The scheme focuses on creating market linkages for micro food processing enterprises, enabling them to access wider distribution networks and reach a larger consumer base.

PMFME scheme offers a subsidy amount of up to 35% of the eligible project cost in general areas and up to 50% in the North East region, hilly areas.
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Department of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare

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Agricultural Infrastructure Fund (AIF)The National Agriculture Infra Financing Facility is a central sector scheme initiated by the government to provide a financing facility of Rs. 1,00,000 crore for investment in agriculture infrastructure projects at farm-gate and aggregation points.

Primary agricultural cooperative societies, farmers' producer organizations, agriculture entrepreneurs, start-ups and agricultural produce market committees (APMCs) are eligible to avail the benefits of this scheme. The scheme offers accessible financing, credit guarantee support, attractive interest subvention, enhanced productivity and long-term support for agricultural development.
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National Dairy Development Board’s (NDDB)

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Breed Multiplication Farm (BMF)The Breed Multiplication Farm Scheme is a transformative initiative that aims to revolutionize the livestock sector in India. By focusing on breed improvement, this scheme paves the way for enhanced productivity, superior quality and increased income for livestock farmers across the country.

By harnessing the power of selective breeding, the scheme enables the development of breeds that are resistant to diseases, have higher milk production, exhibit better meat quality and possess other desirable characteristics. This leads to improved productivity, better market value and increased profitability for farmers engaged in livestock rearing.

It is proposed to make available a 50% capital subsidy (limited to Rs. 2.00 Crore) to the interested entrepreneur for construction of cattle sheds, equipment, procurement of elite bull mothers etc.
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Modernisation & creation of new milk processing facilitiesThe DIDF, initiated by the government of India, aims to modernize and create new milk processing facilities across the country. This presents an incredible opportunity for individuals and organizations involved in the dairy industry to enhance their processing capabilities, improve product quality and expand their market reach.

Access to financial support with lower interest rates is made available through DIDF of NDDB

Market linkages and value chain integration Skill development and training

Development of robust dairy infrastructure, including milk collection centers, chilling units, processing plants and cold storage facilities and reduce post-harvest losses, ensuring better milk quality and extending the shelf life of dairy products
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Manufacturing facilities for Value-Added ProductsWith a manufacturing facility, you can integrate various stages of the dairy value chain. This means sourcing milk directly from farmers, ensuring freshness and traceability and maintaining a sustainable and transparent supply chain.

To embark on this exciting journey of establishing a manufacturing facility for dairy value-added products, you need the right support and guidance.

We specialize in assisting dairy entrepreneurs like you in every step of the process, from conceptualization to execution
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Milk Chilling infrastructureThe DIDF has been established to provide financial assistance to entrepreneurs like you, who are passionate about enhancing the milk chilling infrastructure and ensuring the quality and safety of dairy products. Along with financial assistance, the DIDF offers technical assistance and expert guidance to help you navigate the process of establishing or upgrading a milk chilling unit.

We are specialized in assisting dairy entrepreneurs in availing the benefits of the DIDF.

Our team of experts will guide you through the application process, help you develop a comprehensive project proposal and ensure that you meet all the eligibility criteria.
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Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises

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Micro & Small Enterprises Cluster Development Programme (MSE– CDP)The MSE-CDP offers financial assistance to eligible enterprises for implementing cluster development activities. This funding can be utilised for capacity building, infrastructure development, technology adoption and other initiatives that contribute to the overall growth and competitiveness of the cluster.

MSE-CDP provides comprehensive assistance to help you strengthen your business operations. From technology upgradation and skill development to market intelligence and export promotion, you'll have the necessary resources to expand your market reach and improve your competitive advantage. MSE-CDP offers financial support in the form of loans, subsidies and grants to eligible enterprises.

Unlock funds for capital investments, infrastructure development and technology adoption to fuel your business growth and innovation.
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Scheme of Fund for Regeneration of Traditional Industries
The SFURTI scheme supports a wide range of industries, including handloom and handicrafts, agro-processing and food products, leather and leather goods, bamboo and cane crafts, coir and coir products, khadi and village industries, traditional metalwork and jewellery, pottery and ceramics, carpets and rugs and traditional toys and dolls.

The scheme promotes the development of traditional industry clusters by providing financial assistance for infrastructure development, common facility centres and skill development activities. The subsidy can range from 60% to 90% of the total project cost.

By partnering with our consultancy, entrepreneurs and clusters can leverage our expertise and experience to navigate the complexities of the SFURTI scheme and avail the subsidies and support offered.
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NEEDS - New Entrepreneurs cum Enterprise Development SchemeNEEDS is a comprehensive program initiated by the government to foster entrepreneurship and empower aspiring individuals to turn their business ideas into reality. With a focus on skill development, mentorship and financial assistance, this scheme aims to create a conducive ecosystem for new ventures, with a subsidy available for the manufacturing sector is up to 25% of the project cost, subject to a maximum of ₹10 lakh and for the service sector, the subsidy is up to 25% of the project cost, with a maximum limit of ₹5 lakh.

Access to affordable and flexible loans with lower interest rates, enabling you to secure the necessary capital for your business setup and expansion.

Our team of experienced professionals will assist you in understanding the application process, preparing business proposals and ensuring compliance with the scheme's requirements.
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