Uttarakhand Horticulture Department

Uttarakhand Horticulture Department

Deparment of Horticulture & Food Processing, Uttarakhand is providing help to improve Horticultural prospects in the state. The department runs various centre govt funded schemes and projects under Horticulture Mission for North East & Himalayan States (HMNEH) & National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture (NMMI).

Objective and Activities of Uttarakhand Horticulture & Food Processing Department

  • To increase the area, production and productivity of fruits, vegetable, spices, Medicinal and floriculture crops.
  • Introduction of high yielding, disease free and true to type varieties of fruits, vegetable and spices crops through layout of demonstration and minikits in the selected areas
  • Increasing the production of high quality grafted plants of Mango, Guava, Aonla, Ber etc. in nurseries and supply to the farmers.
  • Training of farmers and extension workers to recent technology based on reach for the area.
  • To popularize the use of drip system the major water saving device, in the field of horticulture particularly in fruit crops.
  • Introduction of floriculture.
  • Introduction of medicinal and aromatic plants in the suitable pockets.
  • To implement the different programme envisaged under state plan, CSS, National Horticulture Mission, National Mission on Micro Irrigation Scheme, Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana, National Bamboo Mission, National Mission for Medicinal Plants, National Horticulture Board, Spices Development Board and other agencies limits as per their terms and condition and attract more funds for development of horticulture.
  • To encourage the more farmers to take up cultivation of fruits, vegetable, spices, and floriculture so that additional income is generated.

Important Links

Technologies Used in Horticulture : Click Here

Contact Information for Uttarakhand Horticulture Department

Uttarakhand Horticulture & Food Processing Department
4, Subhash Marg, Dehradun-248001, Uttarakhand
Dehradun - 248001
Uttarakhand Horticulture Department

13 Responses

  1. priyanka srivastava

    I would like to know how what fruit trees will grow in Guptkashi and how to procure them.


    Sir, I would like to know the details process of establishing a Poly house including cost and govt subsidy..

    and how can i get the training in field of Horticulture/agriculture in chamoli.

  3. Vardan Rawat

    Dear sir, I would like to know about the establishment of fruit processing unit in uttarkashi especially apple. Let me know the government subsidy and how much cost is required.

  4. dr. Sumit chandel

    I have around 40 bigas of land in jollygrant dehradun I want to develop a poly house in jollygrant wud u pls provide me the detail regarding this .

  5. Binay Kumar Rao

    Sir, I want to join your training coures of mushroom cultivation & processing. Please inform when I would have to come & what will be the process to join training courses & charges also.

  6. Parambir Singh Rawat

    I have enough land in my village . I am interested in producing Horticulture product and medicinal plant at my land. Therefore please provide me details about financial aid, concern office contact and scheme for farmers and organisation


  7. S.C. Rawat

    For starting a mushroom cultivation please provide information regarding training being provided by Uttrakhand Govt. and financial support provided thereafter and allied services etc.

  8. Mahender Pal Rana

    Wanted to know about floriculture prospects in Uttarakhand. Grateful if provide me details of flowers season wise / temperature wise and altitude wise.

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