The National Agriculture Development Plan aims to achieve 4 percent annual growth in the agricultural sector during the 11th Plan period, ensuring overall development of agriculture and allied sectors.
To maximize the income of farmers in agriculture and allied sectors.
To achieve the goal of reducing the yield gap in important crops through nuclei interventions
Encouraging states to increase public investment in agriculture and allied sectors
To provide laxity and autonomy to the states in the process of planning and execution of agriculture and allied schemes.
Major Areas under National Agricultural Development Scheme :
Integrated development of major food crops such as wheat, paddy, coarse grains, small greens, pulses, oilseeds.
Support to State Seed Farms.
Special schemes for beneficiaries of land reforms.