Krishonnati Yojana

  1. Green Revolution – Krishonnati Yojana is a scheme of Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.
  2. It is an Umbrella Scheme comprising both Central Sector as well as Centrally Sponsored Schemes/Missions in agriculture sector.
  3. The umbrella scheme comprises of 12 schemes/ missions. These schemes seek to develop the agriculture and allied sector in a holistic and scientific manner to increase the income of farmers by enhancing production, productivity and better returns on produce.
  4. The schemes that are part of the Krishonnati Yojana are: a) Mission for Integrated Development of Horticulture, b) National Mission on Oil Seeds and Oil Palm, c) National Food Security Mission, d) National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture, e) Sub-Mission on Agriculture Extension, f) Sub-Mission on Seeds & Planting Material, g) Sub-Mission on Agricultural Mechanisation, h) Sub-Mission on Plant Protection and Plant Quarantine, i) Integrated Scheme on Agricultural Census, Economics and Statistics, j) Integrated Scheme on Agricultural Cooperation, k) Integrated Scheme on Agricultural Marketing, and l) National e-Governance Plan in Agriculture.