objective of the SURAJDHARA and ANNAPURNA scheme is
to provide seeds of improved and high yielding varieties
for cereals, oilseeds and pulse crops, through replacement
of old varieties. It shall cover small and marginal
farmers of ST and SC categories.Inorder to get these
seeds the farmers will have to give the non certified
seed which is 25% of the received certified seed.
Annapurna and Surajdhara schemes has these 3 components
these schemes there are various crops to be covered
in Kharif and the Rabi Season, these crops are as follows:
i. Pulses: arhar, moong,
ii. Oilseeds: soyabean, til,
ramtil (niger), castor, groundnut, sunflower.
rice, maize, jowar, kodo ? kutki.
i. Pulses: gram, pea,
lentil, teora, moong, urad.
ii. Oilseeds: safflower, mustard,
toria, rapeseed, linseed, castor, sunflower, ramtil
iii. Cereals: wheat, gram.