New Delhi . To increase the income of farmers, the government is providing bumper subsidy on Makhana cultivation and its seeds. Bihar Horticulture Department gives 75 percent subsidy for the production of high variety seeds of Makhana. The unit cost of these seeds per hectare is Rs 97 thousand. In this situation, the farmers are given a subsidy of Rs 72,750 per hectare on Makhana seeds by the government. For this, farmers can apply for subsidy on Makhana seeds by visiting the official website of Bihar Horticulture Department.