Central Institute for Research on Cotton Technology
RKVY-RAFTAAR Agribusiness Incubator

Entrepreneurship development in the agriculture sector gathered momentum with the launch of new component ‚ÄúRemunerative Approaches for Agriculture and Allied Sector Rejuvenation‚ÄĚ under the revamped scheme of Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana, (RKVY- RAFTAAR) in 2018-19. RAFTAAR provided the impetus for the promotion of incubation ecosystem and financial support to foster the emergence of Agripreneurs and Agri start- ups. RKVY-RAFTAAR supports start-up incubation by tapping innovations and technologies for venture creation in agriculture and allied sector. The programme aims to utilize the incubation facilities and expertise already available with participating academic, technical, management and R&D institutions in the country and harness their synergies.