Pomegranate is grown in tropical and subtropical regions of the world. The total area under cultivation of Pomegranate in India is 107 thousand hectares and production is around 743 thousand tons. Maharashtra is the leading producer of the pomegranate followed by Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu. Ganesh, Bhagwa, Rubi, Arakta and Mridula are different varieties of Pomegranate produced in Maharashtra. Bhojapur Khore Pomegranate Farmer Producer Company Limited has a loyal business in which only member farmers would be able to purchase agri input and services offered by the service centre. The basic purpose of Producer Company is to collect small farmers for background linkage in input, knowledge & extension services and forward linkage such as collective market processing.The goal of this company is to increase the income of Pomegranate producers by providing support through development of sustainable agricultural practices, agronomist support and input-output marketing.

This Company is located at Chas, Taluka Sinnar, District Nashik. Company’s operational area contains 7 villages namely Chas, Kasarwadi, Sonewadi, Nalwadi, Dapur, Chapadgaon and Dhulwad.

General Information:

Date of Registration 28th September, 2015
Registration Number 01403MH2015PTC268780
Promoting Partner NABARD and Yuva Mitra
Commodities Pomegranate
Number of member farmers/shareholders 423
Annual business turnover 51.88 Lakhs (2016-17)
The total area of Production 846 Acres
Total Quantity Produced by member farmers 4230 tons

Board of Director:

Position

Village

Name

Contact No.

Chairman

Dapur

Vasudev Ravaba Avhad

9881223047

Board of Director

Nalawadi

Rajendr Chiman Sahane

9881800841

Board of Director

Chas

Kachru Yadav Khairanar

9763531828

Board of Director

Chas

Ashok Vitoba Bidagar

9923781498

Board of Director

Dapur

Dattu Ramchandr Avhad

9822429865

Board of Director

Dapur

Sudhakar Kisan Avhad

9881918717

Board of Director

Sinnar

Vilas Baburao Bhabad

9730868960

Board of Director

Nalawadi

Darade Bhima Vittal

9881672734

Board of Director

Kasarwadi

Rajendr Sahebrav Shelke

9822061309

Board of Director

Chapadgaon

Damodhar Bhaskr Avhad

7588057150

Board of Director

Yuva Mitra (Lonarwadi)

Sanjay Balkursha Shinde

9422971729

CEO

Kasarwadi

Sakharam Madhe

9763661338

Bhojapur Khore FPO focuses on the following objectives:

  • Timely and quality input supply to the member farmers at reasonable rates.
  • To get remunerative price for the producer of member farmers.
  • Avoid losses through processing C and D grade pomegranate.
  • Establish market linkages and supply chain by tie up with institutional buyers and retailers.
  • Develop export chain for pomegranate marketing and better price.
  • Provide agro advisory services to member farmers for minimize production cost and maximize the output.

Activities:

  • Fertilizer and Pesticides Supply
  • Equipment Supply
  • Soil and water testing facility
  • Weather Forecast Facility
  • Agronomist Advisory
  • Training and Exposure Visit
  • Marketing Plan
  • Aggregation of the Produce Plan

Contact details:

Sakharam Madhe Vasudev Ravaba Avhad Dattu Ramchandr Avhad
Phone No.: 9763661338 Phone No.: 9881223047 Phone No. 9822429865

Email: chasbhojapurkhore289@gmail.com
Address: At Post-Dapur, Tal-Sinnar, Dist- Nashik.