District Profile - Bellary
Bellary is situated in the center of eastern part of the state. This district is categories as a dry zone and Tungabhadra is the major river of the district. The tributaries are Hagari and Chikkahagari. Hagaribommanahalli, Koodligi, Sandur, Hospet and Hoovinahadagali taluks of the district has sandy and red loamy soils which is suitable for cultivation of horticulture crops. Whereas Bellary and Siruguppa taluks have black soil and chilly is the major crop. Mango, Pomegranate, tissue cultured Banana, Fig, Jasmine and Onions are the other major horticulture crops.
Horticulture Area & Production