Citrus Estate Hoshiarpur
Citrus Estate Hoshiarpur is a part of the Govt.’s new approach to shift agriculture focus away from traditional water and soil depleting cropping patterns and to encourage non-conventional farm activity for large scale citrus cultivation in the state. It is situated in Village Chhauni Kalan which is approximately 2 KM’s away from District headquarter of Hoshiarpur (Punjab) on the Hoshiarpur-Chandigarh Road. Citrus Estate Hoshiarpur got certificate of registration on 07/08/2007 from the Registrar of Societies under the Societies Registration act, 1860. Further as regard to the aims and objectives and the service being provided to the farmers the Department of Income Tax has given the status of Charitable Trust to Citrus Estate Hoshiarpur. It was the joint effort of the progressive farmers of this area who convinced the Punjab Government regarding establishment of Citrus Estate in this kinnow growing area. For the decision making and for the proper execution of the decisions to achieve the set aims & objectives of Citrus Estate Hoshiarpur, the 21 members Executive Committee. The meeting of the Executive Committee is conducted every month under the chairmanship of Assistant Director Horticulture Citrus Estate Hoshiarpur who is also Chairman-cum-C.E.O., Citrus Estate, Hoshiarpur. In this meeting various decisions for the proper functioning, purchase of new implements, progress made during the last month etc. are discussed and on the basis of discussions the future course of action is framed. Further to implement the decisions taken in the monthly Executive committee meetings.
How to Reach:
Nearest Airports are Adampur,Chandigarh and Amritsar.
Hoshiarpur/ Jalandhar railway station.
Hoshiarpur city bus stand.