Black Gold League (BGL)
  • Black Gold League (BGL)
  • Black Gold League (BGL)
  • Black Gold League (BGL)
  • Black Gold League (BGL)
  • Black Gold League (BGL)
  • Black Gold League (BGL)

Black Gold League (BGL)

BLACK GOLD LEAGUE (BGL), a Pepper Growers Training Institute was started by four progressive pepper growers along with a technical pepper consultant with the purpose of dissemination of information on the basic and technical aspects of growing Black Pepper from Nursery to Harvest in the year 2012 in Mudigere, Chikmagalur, Karnataka,India.

This knowledge transfer initiative was started with the purpose of pioneering Pepper cultivation by passing on the best agronomic practices from grower to grower and educating growers to grow high quality Pepper with high productivity by providing Best Agricultural Practices (BAP) of the world with classroom training and field demonstrations.


To make India self-sufficient in terms of Pepper production and export the best quality pepper to discerning consumers across the world and regain India’s Number 1 position in the world in terms of Highest Pepper Production.

  • To educate growers on all basic and technical aspects of Black Pepper from nursery to harvest with Best Agricultural Practices from across the world with classroom training and field demonstrations.
  • To create model Pepper growers in terms of Highest Productivity at Village, Taluk, District, State, National and International level.
  • To promote quality assurance by emphasis on sustainable Pepper cultivation by educating growers on Quality Parameters as specified by the International Pepper Community( IPC), Jakarta, Indonesia.
  • To strengthen Research and Development of Pepper and Pepper related activities and dissemination of information to all the Pepper growers.
  • To educate growers on Marketing and Trading of Pepper and facilitate in creating relationship between BGL Pepper growers and the Global Trading Community.


Keshava K. R.
Dr. M Anandaraj
(Technical Advisor)
Arvind B. C.
(Dir. Finance)
Dinesh M. J.
(Dir. Publication)
Dr. Sunil D. T
(Dir. Technical)
Mohan G. A

Black Gold League

Keshava K. R, very actively involved in dissemination of information about his success in pepper cultivation.

Black Gold League

Black Gold League (BGL) - a non profit organization was steam rolled in 2013 February at Mudigere.

Black Gold League

Imparting knowledge of organic practices, production and use of organic inputs to BGL trainees.

Black Gold League

Growers interested in undertaking the BGL training program fill in the application and apply

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