Farmer should insure their rabi crops under PM Crop Insurance Scheme

Published on: 04-Dec-2023

Farmers can complete the process given here to take advantage of the Pradhan Mantri Crop Insurance Scheme. Here the necessary documents have been told, with the help of which farmers can benefit from the scheme.


A lot of schemes are being run by the government, from which farmers are benefiting greatly. One of these schemes is named after the Pradhan Mantri Crop Insurance Scheme (PMFBY). Through this scheme, farmers are provided insurance cover against damage to standing crops. The premium of insurance cover for rabi crops under the scheme is 1.5% percent. Also, the government provides a 50% percent grant, which means that farmers have to pay only a 0.75% percent premium. Currently crop insurance week is going on. Farmers should insure crops quickly to take cover.


Let's Know which damage is covered in it

Dry

flood

Hailstorm

hurricane

Insect

Diseases


What will be the benefit that farmers can get 

Under this, financial security is provided to farmers against the loss of standing crops. Also, it helps farmers to maintain their income and continue farming. In addition, it helps in making farmers self -sufficient.


Necessary documents for crop insurance

Crop Insurance Application Form

Crop sowing certificate

Farm map

Copy of farm measles or B-1

Aadhar card

Bank account details or passbook

Passport Size Photo


What is the process of application

Step 1: First candidate should visit the official website of Pradhan Mantri Crop Insurance Scheme https://pmfby.gov.in/.


Step 2: After this, candidates should register on the home page.


Step 3: Then after completing the registration of the farmer brother, it is to choose the option of Apply as a farmer.


Step 4: After this an online form will be found, where all the information sought will have to be filled properly.


Step 5: Now perform a preview after filling the form, so that the mistakes can be detected.


Step 6: Then the form is filled properly, then attach the document and submit it.