District Profile - Chikmagalur

Chickamagalur district is classified under central dry zone and consists of seven taluks. Various fruit crops, vegetables, commercial flowers, plantation, spice crops and aromatic and medicinal plants are being cultivated in this district. Horticultural crops have played an important role in generating employment apart from improving the social and economic conditions of the farmers. Arecanut, Coconut, Potato crops have received grater attention of the farmers. Krishnarajendra Hill station, a famous hill resort is situated in this district and it figures prominent in tourist map of the state

Horticulture Area & Production

Major Crops Area Production
Fruits 12167 243517
Vegetables 17642 197449
Spices 13167 22042
Plantations 74270 56244
Commercial Flowers 745 5431
Medicinal Plants 87 3
Aromatic Plants 21 210
Total 118099 524896

Horticulture Related Industries/Nurseries/Organization etc.

Processing Industries

Name & Address
Prasanna Kumar, Meghamandara,
M/s shri Padmavathi Cashews, Hermunda, karkalla Tq.
M/s. Sri Siddappa Multipurpose processing unit, Hirekodige village, Kasab hobli, Koppa taluk.

 

Farms & Nurseries

  • Public Nursery

Sl. No.  Name & Address of the nursery Proprietor of nursery Year of Establishment Annual Production capacity Crop/variety propagated
1 Bijuvalli Horticulture Farm, Mudigere Horticulture Department   2,50,000 Pepper, Mango, Sapota
2 B. Kanabur Horticulture Farm, Balehonnur Horticulture Department   3,50,000 Pepper, Mango, Sapota

 

  • Private Nursery

Sl. No.  Name & Address of the nursery Proprietor of nursery Year of Establishment Annual Production capacity Crop/variety propagated
1 Ever Green Nursery, Balehonnur Sri Bhaskar B. 1985 5,00,000 Pepper, Mango, Sapota, Cocoa, Cashew
2 Cyprian Nursery, S.Y. Priyan 2010 1,50,000 Coffee, Cardamom, Pepper
3 Ravin Urs Nursery B.D.Ravi 2011 1,40,000 Pepper, Coffee, Cardamom,
4 Vinay Aka Nursery Durgegowda 2009 1,05,000 Pepper, Coffee, Cardamom,
5 Mallappa and Farms N.S. Mallappa 2011 35,000 Mango, Sapota
6 Bettadamanae Nursery B.K. Manjunath 2009 1,10,000 Pepper, Mango, Coffee, Cardamom,