District Profile - Gulbarga

This district is situated on the northern part of the state and has a dry climate.  The district is suitable for cultivation of dry land horticultural crops like Mango, Pomegranate, Sapota and Papaya.  Apart from these crops, the district is also suitable for cultivation of various fruits, vegetables, flower crops, spice etc.  Since irrigational facilities are being extended to more areas, area under horticultural crops like Chillies, Papaya is increasing day by day.  Horticultural sector is progressing.  In future, Gulbarga district is destined to become a prominent horticultural district in the State.

 Horticulture Area & Production

Major Crops Area Production
Fruits 7752 166978
Vegetables 7431 110459
Spices 1734 10223
Plantations 519 1
Commercial Flowers 667 5805
Medicinal Plants 5 200
Aromatic Plants    
Total 18108 293666

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 Horticulture Farm,
chandrampalli Tq:Chincholi.
Department of Horticulture 1971-72 10,000 Mango,Guava 
2 Horticulture  Farm,
Hallisalagar
Department of Horticulture 1967-68 3500 Mango,Sapota,
Grapes
3 Horticulture Farm,
Gudur,  Tq:Afzalupur 
Department of Horticulture 1972 10,000 Grapes
4 Horticulture Farm,
 Gola(K),  Tq: Chittapur.     
Department of Horticulture 1969-70   Sapota,Ber,Jamun
5 Horticulture Nursery,
 Aiwan-E-Shahi,  Gulbarga
Department of Horticulture 1983-84 10,000 Curry leaf,Jasmin
6 Horticulture Farm ,
Malgathi (SS), Gulbarga.
Department of Horticulture 1968-69    
7 Horticulture Farm, 
  (ZP) Sedum.          
Department of Horticulture 1975    
8 Horticulture Farm,
   Badepur.      
Department of Horticulture 1972 10,000 Curry leaf,Sapota,
ornamental Plants
9 Horticulture Farm,
Kesaratgi.
Department of Horticulture 1992-93 10,000 Mango,curry leaf,
Amla.
10 Horticulture Farm,
Kalhangarga.
Department of Horticulture 1970    
  • Private Nursery

Sl.No. Name and Addresss
of the Nursery
Propritor of
the Nursery
Year of
Establishment
Annual Production
 Capacity
Crop/ Variety
Propagated
1 Chandrashri Nursery Mugta Chandrakanth Kulkarni Mugta.   2011 60,000 Pomegranate,

Grapes,Mango, Lime