Potato center in Ahala, Chamba HPHere we are talking about the potato center which is situated in the Ahala in Chamab district. In this place there are so many varieties of potato are grown and research is made on them. Basically in this article we are talking about this center, how to reach this center and nearby places, for more information regarding this place, you have to read the article which is given below.
Potato center in Ahala
Here we are talking about Ahala potato center which is situated in Chamba district. Around this place there so many field of government are present where they grow various varieties of potato. This center was inaugurated about 15 years ago. In this center there are about 20 to 30 workers are present in this center where they test these samples of potatoes. Firstly they check the fertility of land that is required for the growth of potato or not after that they grows potato's in about 30 to 40 field after that they check it and they bought in nearby villages or some of the potatoes are send to Dalhousie market or also Chamba market and different part of the chamba district. About every year they grow about 1000kg of potatoes. You can also visit tis center take whatever information you may want about this center as well potatoes that whether it grows in cold or environment and how much rain is required for it all the answer is given by the member of this center. Previous year there visit students from two or three agricultural department in which they are told about this crop and they also visit there working place where they check potatoes. So if you are interested to visit this place then you can also visit this center and know about this crop.
How to reach this place
This center is situated in Ahala which is about 10km from the Dalhousie and about 50km from the Chamba. You can reach this place by taxi, for this place there is only limited buses are available but you can take taxi from the Dalhousie taxi union which take about half an hour to this place.
There are so many nearby places for the wondering, about 200 meter behind this center is a temple of Mata is situated on the top of the stone, in front of this temple there is a small ground is made where you can sit and enjoy this place. About 5 k from this place there is a Kalatop wildlife sanctuary where you can see different variety of flora and fauna, this wildlife is basically famous for black bear.