Developmental Projects
MARDEF Rural Development Center GMBVM M - SETI (TSP) “Krishi Mitra”

Rural Development Centre

Rural Development Centres are opened in the year 1984 at Hadapsar & Bhigwan.

  • To carry on and conduct operational Research in the fields of Agriculture , horticulture and allied activities such as dairy, poultry, etc.
  • To arrange exposure and education visits of farmers to update their knowledge in innovative Agriculture .
  • To achieve sustainable development through bank credit.

Projects Implemented


Training programs

No . of farmers benefited



Lift schemes : completed with bank finance near Ujani backwaters in Pune

Area brought under cultivation in acres



Evaluation studies


Mali (Gardener)Training programme (Youths Trained)


Conducting Animal Health Camps free of cost 
No. of farmers benefited



Proposed Activities

  • To utilize the proposed infra structure for Training of farmers / borrowers on continuing basis.
  • To providing debt counseling services.
  • To provide exposure visits for innovate activities like scampy farming (fresh water prawns) in salinity affected areas of Daund Baramati & Indapur Talukas
  • To take required steps for inclusion of farmers by providing no frill accounts and General Purpose Cash credit (GPC) in service area of our branches in Pune Districts.


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