NABARD's strategies, inter alia, cover formulation and circulation of Model Bankable Schemes and Location Specific Bankable Schemes to the financing banks. NABARD also proposes to identify highly potential zones for undertaking investment activities in various states and organise interactive workshops in these potential zones.
The Technical Services Department of NABARD is preparing and bringing model bankable agricultural projects in the areas of Minor Irrigation, Land Development, Plantation & Horticulture, Agricultural Engineering, Forestry and Wasteland, Fisheries , Animal Husbandry and Biotechnology. Besides these traditional areas, State specific area development projects and profiles in the emerging thrust areas of Medicinal & Aromatic Plants, Processing of Fruits & Vegetables have also been prepared for dissemination among financing banks.
Of late, organic farming is gaining prominence as a sustainable alternative in reviving Indian Agriculture. To promote this through institutional credit, Model Bankable Schemes on Organic Farming have been formulated.