District Profile - Gadag

Gadag is a historical place having important temples.  This taluk came into existence on 1.1.1997 with 5 taluks.  This district has a dry climate and rivers Malaprabha and Tungabhadra flow through this district which is helping in cultivation of horticultural crops.  However low rainfall is resulting in repeated droughts.  The major portion of district consists of black soils.  However, red loamy soils are found here and there.  During winter temperature is around 150 to 160 and in summer it will reach upto 430 C.  Rainfed Chillies, Onion are the important commercial horticultural crops.  Crops like Guava, Banana, Grapes, Vegetables, Jasmine, Crossandra, Tuberose etc., are being growing.  Konnur Guava, Dambalada Banana, Betageri Brinjal are famous local varieties.  Oil Palm is being cultivated on a large scale in Mundargi taluk.  In totality, Gadag disrict is having suitable climate for cultivation of Horticultural crops.

Horticulture Area & Production

Major Crops Area Production
Fruits 3364 43666
Vegetables 43321 246023
Spices 14040 10088
Plantations 2461 286
Commercial Flowers 538 4475
Medicinal Plants 320 196
Aromatic Plants 179 2890
Total 64223 307624

Horticulture Related Industries/Nurseries/Organization etc.

 

Farms & Nurseries

  • Public Nursery

Sl.No. Name and Addresss of the Nursery Propritor of the Nursery Year of Establishment Annual Production Capacity Crop/ Variety Propagated
1 Office Nursery  Gadag Horticulture Department    10000 Mango, Curry Leaf, Ornamental
2 Office Nursery  Naragunda  Horticulture Department   5000 Curry Leaf, Ornamental
3 Office Nursery  Ron Horticulture Department   5000 Curry Leaf, Ornamental
4 Office Nursery  Shirhatti Horticulture Department   5000 Curry Leaf
5 Horticulture Farm Gadag  Horticulture Department   10000 Sapota, Mango
6 Byalvadagi Horticulture Farm Mundaragi  Horticulture Department   15000 Sapota, mango
7 Shree Ramalingeshware  Horticulture Farm Konnur  Horticulture Department   6000 Sapota
8 Shree Mahanthinamatha   Horticulture Farm Lakshmeswar Horticulture Department   5000 Sapota, Mango & Ornamental

 

  • Private Nursery

Sl.No. Name and Addresss of the Nursery Propritor of the Nursery Year of Establishment Annual Production Capacity Crop/ Variety Propagated
1 Shree Guru Honnakeri  Malayya  Nursery  At: Hosahalli ,Tq: Gadag  D.H. Goneappanvar  2007-08   Mango, Sapota, Curry leaf, Drumstick 
2 Hiregoudar  Nuresry  Hulkoti  V.G. Hiregoudar  2009-10 16500 Mango, Sapota, Curry leaf, Jasmine, Drumstick 
3 Kaveri   Nuresry   Petaluru S.G. Karigoudar At: Petalur,Tq: Mundargi 2011-12 20000 Drumstick, Sapota, Mango,