Welcome To The Lahoul Potato Growers Co-operative Marketing Cum Processing Society Ltd.!
Lahoul Valley offers a great potential for the production of top quality,high yielding and disease free varieties of potato seeds, previously the potatoes used to be grown only for domestic consumption. To give a boost to this initiative and help other farmers also realize better prices for their produce,The Lahoul Potato Growers Co-operative Marketing cum Processing Society Ltd short name L P S with its Registerd office at Tandi in Lahoul valley and head office at Manali was registered on 28-05-1966 with initial membership of 20 growers, under the than Punjab state Cooperative Societies Act. With the passage of time and due to demonstration effect of the performance of this society, more farmers kept on taking membership of this society year after year. It is a primary cooperative society which has operational area of Lahoul Valley in Lahoul & Spitti district of Himachal Pradesh. The basic objective of this society is to improve the socio-economic status of growers by marketing their seed potato and ensuing supply of Agricultural and Horticultural inputs along with consumer goods to the rural poor at a reasonable price. The society is functioning as a price controller and suppliers of essential commodities to benefit its members as well as non-members.