HORTICULTURE PROGRAMMES

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A.P. being endowed with diversified agro- climatic conditions has helped for production of various horticulture crops. Horticulture sector has been identified as one of the growth engines for increasing over all agriculture growth. Rastriya Krishi Vikas Yojana (RKVY) aims at achieving 4% annual growth in the agriculture sector by ensuring a holistic development of Agriculture and allied sectors. There is ample scope for development of Horticulture in the state with varied agro climatic conditions and diversified practices which enable the farmers to go for development of diversified horticulture activities

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Major mile stones (Physical) since inception:

Ø  Area Expansion                                     –        35,348 Ha

Ø  Rejuvenation                                          –        18,964 Ha

Ø  Hybrid Veg. Seed                                  –        2.55 lakh Ha

Ø  Vegetable Minikits                              –        5.60 Lakh Nos.

Ø  Pandals                                                     –        2972 Ha

Ø  Trellies                                                      -        3940 Ha

Ø  Farmers Groups   / FPOs                     -        112 Nos.

Ø  Farm Fresh Vegetable on Wheels  -        80 Nos.

 

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Department of Horticulture

COHSri. CHIRANJIV CHOUDHARY

Commissioner of Horticulture

Phone 7330741111 emailhorticulturedept@yahoo.co.in

RKVY  ADH

COHDr. G. ANDAL

Assist. Director of Horticulture

Phone 7330732222 emailrkvycell2@gmail.com

O/o. Commissioner of Horticulture, TTPC Building, 1st Floor, Old Market Yard,  Chuttugunta ( Beside Mini Rythu Bazar), A.P., Guntur.

RKVY HO

COH V. NEELIMA

Horticulture Officer

Phone 7995087029 email rkvycell@yahoo.com