Horti Pro 2018

A new revolution, the horticulture revolution has arrived in India! The horticulture sector has grown phenomenally large during past few years. From a production level of 145 million tones/year at the beginning of millennium, it has reached to 305.4 million tones/year in 2017-18. It has even overtaken the food grain production (279.5 million tones in 2017-18) in the country, by several million tones. This sector has now established itself as one of the largest export earners, employment provider, poverty alleviator (particularly for poor and marginal farmers) and life changer for millions of Indian.

Traditionally, horticulture involved; Pomology (fruit culture), Olericulture (vegetable culture) Floriculture (culture of ornamental crops), and Post-Harvest Technology (management of produce after harvest). However, over the years its scope has expanded to include crops like mushroom, bamboo, medicinal and aromatic crops, and plantation crops like tea, coffee, and rubber. By virtue of its sheer size, growth and income potentials, horticulture is fast moving from rural confines to becoming a commercial venture. It the time that it should be nurtured to realized its full potential in a secured, systematic and sustainable manner.

Hortipro India-2018 conference and exhibition is a critical first step in this direction. Organized in Pune, the very heartland of floriculture revolution in the country, on November 15-18, 2018, this international event will showcase growth and opportunities, host learning forums from national and International masters, discuss best practices and success stories, and deliberate on newer technologies, present and future challenges and solutions for the horticulture sector.

Build on the theme “Enhancing Modern and Sustainable Horticultural Practices” Hortipro India-2018 will:

Showcase successes, potentials and opportunities for horticulturalists, technocrats, management professionals and businessmen in horticulture sector (including production and post harvest management of fruits, vegetables, flowers and plantation crops).

Create opportunities for networking, collaboration and exchange of ideas with internationally renowned horticulturalists, business leaders and technocrats in the sector.

Deliberate on best practices and success stories in the sector.

Identify and reward innovations contributing to further growth horticulture sector. It will also facilitate start up support for viable innovations.

Provide learning opportunities from international and national masters on newer farming methods, technologies, business models etc.

Engage internationally and nationally renowned subject specialists to debate on priorities, challenges and solutions for optimizing and sustainable development of horticulture sector.

HortiPro India 2018 is your opportunity to share the center stage with world's leading companies in the industry, who will be showing their innovations and current developments here. It is the platform where floriculture, horticulture, innovations, trade and industries will have the opportunity to shape the future collaboration landscape of horticulture technology. It is a platform to arrange pre- schedule meetings, where in, interest registered by the visitors will be transferred to the relevant companies based upon their offerings.

HortiPro India 2018 will be the most important trade show in India on horticulture with anticipated visitors more than 100,000. The event focuses on five major pillars viz., International Exhibitions, Conferences & Workshops, Awards, Innovations, Agripreneurs and Trade & Investment. It will also provide an excellent platform for scientists, technicians, students, consultants, engineers, extension agents, growers, industry, trade and consumer organizations, policy makers and other professionals having an interest in horticulture. HortiPro India will be having an Exhibition spread over 40,000 Sqr. Mtrs. of Area, where the different components of the horticulture will be displayed, thus it shall become a unique virtual display of the Products and Produce Innovations and discussions.

HortiPro India 2018 is being organized jointly by Maharashtra Nurserymen Association (MNA) and UNID Global Consulting Pvt Ltd. Maharashtra Nurserymen Association is a state chapter of Indian Nurserymen Association and was founded 14 years back in Pune, Maharashtra. MNA is a group of more than 600 nurserymen and is proud to say that it’s the single largest state association of nurserymen in India.


Event Name: Horti Pro 2018

Date: 15-18 November 2018

Venue: - Hindustan Antibiotic Ltd, Ground Pimpri, Maharashtra, India


Office Address : 

Shree Balaji Nursery, Gate No 744/A,
A/P Sortwadi, Near Kamble Stop,
Pune Solapur Road, Pune, Maharashtra 412110

PH.- 91 8800226931 +91 7544010071


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