This award is honoured to one farmer / organisation who has given
remarkable and highest contribution in Agriculture Extension, Agriculture
Production, Agriculture Processing, Export, Change in cropping pattern
and use of new technologies for higher production. The Award started in
the year 2000-2001 on the occasion of 101 th Birth Anniversary of Dr.
Panjabrao Deshmukh who has worked for the development in the field of
Agriculture, Education & co-operation sector for the general public.
Cheque of Rs. 75000/-
Certificate of Honour
Spouse of the awardee is given Saree/ Shawl