A subsidy is a form of financial aid or support extended to an economic sector, generally with the aim of promoting economic and social policy.
There are 2 types of subsidies available for polyhouses, Fan & Pad Polyhouses & Nethouses as follows.
1. Subsidy authority: National Horticulture Board (NHB)
The client can get 50 % subsidy on total project cost which includes polyhouse construction, Drip & fogging system, Bed preparation material & labour cost, Planting material cost, basic infra-structure like packing hall, irrigation equipment room, labour quarters etc.
2. Subsidy authority: National Horticulture Mission (NHM)
The client can get 50 % subsidy only on polyhouse construction & Drip & fogging system according to the rates decided by particular state horticulture department. If the state government is having more funds then they can release subsidy for plants but it is not mandatory for them.