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Rajasthan with its diverse agro-climatic conditions, favors growing of a large number of horticulture crops like fruits, vegetables, root & tuber crops, spices, flowers and medicinal and aromatic plants. The strength of Rajasthan in respect of Horticulture crops.

  • First in Mehandi Production.

  • First position in Coriander production in india for the year (2012-13)

  • First in Isabgol production.

  • First position in respect of Total Spices production for the year (2012-13)
  • Citrus fruits: Third in Mandarin (Oranges) production and the production of the best quality of Kinnow.

  • The Horticultural Development Programmes have been expanded form 21 districts to cover all 33 districts with the help of Agriculture Extension workers.

  • Encouragement is being given to make proper use of limited source water in view of its scarcity by installation of drip system and sprinkler sets.

  • Fruits orchards 4688, 3972 , 7507 , 10331, 14350,7551,7945,6438,7674 hectares were established to during 2005-06, 2006-07, 2007-08, 2008-09, 2009-10,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13,2013-14 respectively.

  • Minikits and demonstrations are distributed to the cultivators through lottery system in view of keeping transparency.

  • Production of mushroom spawn to mushroom laboratory Durgapura Jaipur and Reni Bagh Kota.

  • Cultivators are growing mainly plaurotus and Agaricus in the state