Small Farmers Welfare Fund

We promote the welfare of small farmers and their families

The Small Farmers Welfare Fund (SFWF) is a parastatal body established under the SFWF Act No. 12 of 2002 and working under the aegis of the Ministry of Agro Industry and Food Security to promote the economic and social welfare of small farmers and their families

registered planters
registered breeders
registered agro-processors


Assistance Financière aux Planteurs (Grosses Pluies / Cyclone Freddy)

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Free Distribution of Seeds to Registered Planters by the Food and Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (FAREI)

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Expression of Interest

  • Agricultural Mechanisation Support Programme

New Schemes

Locally Produced Fertilizer subsidy Scheme

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Météo Agricole

National Event

This event is being held at Cote D’Or Sports Complex from 16th to 20th March 2023.

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Your gateway to a world of facilities for agri-business

Some major facilities offered to registered farmers

  • Subsidies to the tune of 50-60% under the Fertiliser Support Scheme on the purchase of agricultural inputs, locally produced fertilizers, Bio inputs (Fertilisers , pesticides, etc)
  • Subsidies and other fiscal incentives up to Rs 3,000/arpent under the Subsidy  on Agricultural Mechanisation Scheme (SAMS)
  • Grants

                – Up to Rs 10,000 as Grant for the purchase of mini tea harvester.

                – Up to Rs 10,000 as Grant on the acquisition of the Bar Code System

  • Tax Relief

                – Duty Free on utility vehicles

                – VAT Refund on purchase of agricultural equipment

  • Access to loans at preferential  rates at DBM and purchase of controlled seeds at the AMB

DETAILS ON REGISTRATION OF FARMERS FOR ROLL 2023-2024: [ Planter | Breeder ] [Agro-Processor]


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