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RAINFED AREA DEVELOPMENT (RAD)

• The objective of the scheme is to promote Integrated Farming System (IFS) and to enable farmers in maximizing the farm returns for sustaining livelihood.

• Under this scheme, clusters in an area of not less than 100 Ha are chosen and the farmers in the identified clusters are eligible to avail benefits of the scheme.

• This scheme is implemented with a sharing pattern of 60:40 between Centre and State.

• During the year 2019-20, Integrated farming System, Protected cultivation, Vermi beds, Post harvest storage units, Farmers training and Demonstrations are being taken up in 13 districts of Tamil Nadu viz., Cuddalore, Dharmapuri, Erode, Krishnagiri, Nilgiris, Salem, Thoothukudi, Tirunelveli, Trichy, Thanjavur, Tiruvannamalai, Villupuram and Virudhunagar.