February 13, 2006
  1. All Grape Exporters/Farmers
  2. All Grape Growers’ Federations
  3. Maharashtra Rajya Draksha Bagaitdar Sangh, Pune
  4. Fruit & Vegetable Association, Mumbai
  5. All nominated laboratories
  6. Director, National Research Centre for Grapes, Pune
  7. All concerned Agriculture/Horticulture Officers – A P, Karnataka & Maharashtra
  8. All PSC issuing Authorities – A P, Karnataka & Maharashtra
  9. Commissioner, Horticulture, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh
  10. Secretary, Agriculture, Govt. of Karnataka
  11. Commissioner, Agriculture, Govt. of Maharashtra
  12. Director, Agriculture – Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka & Maharashtra
  13. Managing Director, M S A M B, Pune
  14. Agriculture Marketing Adviser, DMI, New Delhi
  15. All regional Agmark offices – A P, Karnataka, Maharashtra
  16. Apeda Regional offices – Bangalore, Hyderabad & Mumbai
  17. Existing recognized Packhouses
Sub: List of Inspecting Authorities declared for inspection of registered grape farms for export to the E U

Dear Sirs,


Director, Horticulture, Govt. of Maharashtra, has informed that close to 20,000 vineyards in Maharashtra have been registered for export of grapes to the European Union during the year 2005-06. As per the procedure, regular inspection is required to be carried out by the State Govt. officials. To facilitate this, the State Govt. has designated 291 officials of the State Govt. for this purpose. A list of all these inspecting officials is enclosed. The break-up of the 291 officials is as follows :


S.No District No. of Inspecting Authorities
1. Nasik 124
2. Sangli 37
3. Pune 37
4. Latur 24
5. Satara 10
6. Ahemednagar 17
7. Osmanabad 11
8. Solapur 26
9. Beed 01
10. Kolhapur 04
  Total 291
Yours faithfully,  
S. Dave    
Click Here to See the List of Inspecting Officers for Grape Gardens in Nasik District Year 2005-06