May 25, 2024

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TAFE announces free tractor rental scheme for small and marginal farmers of Tamil Nadu

TAFE (Tractors and Farm Equipment Minimal) on Saturday introduced a totally free tractor rental scheme to aid small farmers of Tamil Nadu for the duration of this important cropping year amid the 2nd wave of Covid in the place.

In a press launch, the Amalgamations Team firm stated, the totally free tractor rental scheme is in addition to its previously contribution of oxygen concentrators, procurement of oxygen cylinders and aid to the planned mass immunisation software. The total outlay to all of TAFE’s contributions to COVID reduction is Rs.15 crore.

“With the encouragement and aid of the Tamil Nadu Governing administration, TAFE is joyful to supply totally free-of-price tag rental providers to the small and marginal farmers of Tamil Nadu. TAFE will supply its Massey Ferguson and Eicher tractors together with farm implements to aid the small and marginal farmers by this important time and essential cropping year,” Mallika Srinivasan, Chairman and Managing Director, TAFE was quoted in the statement.

The totally free tractor rental scheme would deal with around one,20,000 acres and will reward around fifty,000 farmers. It will be out there from Could 2021 by July 2021 throughout Tamil Nadu. TAFE will supply its 16,five hundred Massey Ferguson and Eicher tractors and 26,800 implements on a “free-of-cost” rental foundation to small farmers possessing two acres or less.

Farmers can lease or seek the services of tractors or farm implements working with TAFE’s electronic platform on the TN Govt’s Uzhavan app or the toll-totally free helpline 1800-4200-100. The scheme will be carried out with the aid of the Agriculture Division of Tamil Nadu and their district officers, the firm additional.