Natural Resources


The major crops of the district are Wheat, Rice, Oil Seeds and Cotton. This is among one of the best cotton growing districts of the country. The major fruits are Citrus, Mango and Guava. Besides, Sunflower, Sugarcane, Jawar, Bajra, Mash, Moong, Masoor, Gram, Maize are also grown in minor quantities in the district.

Potato, Turnip, Garlic, Cauliflower, Peas and Onion are main vegetables grown in the district. Besides, Carrot, Tomato, Ladyfinger and Chillies are also grown in the district in minor quantities.


The forest area is around 64,076 acres.