PIB (27/07/2019): UPSC Current affairs to prepare for UPSC exam
Utilization of Satellite Imagery for Assessing Farmers Crops
- Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) imagines utilization of improved innovation to diminish time hole for settlement of cases of ranchers. Rules of the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) which have turned out to be viable from Rabi 2018-19 season.
- The Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare, through Mahalanobis National Crop Forecast Center (MNCFC), included 8 offices/associations to complete pilot ponders for Optimization of Crop Cutting Experiments (CCEs) in different States under PMFBY.
- Arrangement of 12% financing cost per annum to be paid by the Insurance Company to ranchers for postponement in settlement guarantees past 10 days of recommended cut-off date for installment of cases.
Execution of Krishonnati Yojana
The ‘Green Revolution – Krishonnati Yojana’ was affirmed coterminous with the time of the fourteenth Finance Commission from 2017-18 to 2019-20. ‘Green Revolution–It is an Umbrella Scheme involving both Central Sector just as Centrally Sponsored Schemes/Missions.