Reasi District offers great potential for production of different fruit corps because of varied agro-climatic zones. The District has privilege of producing different kinds of fruits viz Walnut, Apple, Pear, Apricot, in temperate zones while cultivation of Pecannut, Plum & Peach offer scope for cultivation in sub-temperate area whereas Mango, Citrus, Guava, Anola, Litchi, Papaya etc. are successfully grown in sub-tropical area of the district. As per preliminary estimates 8000 hect. area of land is available for further expansion under fruit crops.
Reasi is divided into three sub-divisions i.e. Katra, Dharmari & Mahore having four Horticulture Zones viz Reasi, Pouni, Arnas & Mahore. The district has a total Geographical area of nearly 1700 sq. km. There are 12 CD Blocks and 153 Panchayats and 254 villages in the District.
There are 4 Horticulture Zones in Reasi.
PROFILE OF DISTRICT REASI
|Area Under Fruit Plants(2017-18)||Hects||2742.00||5472.20||8214.20|
|Production of Fruits (2017-18)||MT||6971.00||7917.06||14888.06|