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Nuziveedu Seeds bags ‘Agriculture Leadership Award 2012’

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September 27, 2012 | COMMENTS ( 0 )

Nuziveedu Seeds bags ‘Agriculture Leadership Award 2012’

Nuziveedu Seeds Limited (NSL), the leading Indian Seeds company, has been conferred with Agriculture Leadership Award 2012 for its pioneering work in the area of agriculture extension that has positively affected the lives of large number of farmers and rural economy of the country.

M. Prabhakar Rao, CMD, Nuziveedu Seeds Limited, said, “The awards celebrate the spirit of innovation and leadership, which are also the inherent traits of Team NSL. It feels extremely satisfying to consistently deliver innovative products to empower farmers, and at the same time, contributing to the economic growth of rural Indians through research, technology and quality seeds to the farmers in our country.”

The company provides more than 340 hybrid seeds and varieties of 30 field crops and vegetables and its modern technologies to Indian farmers through its extensive sales and distribution network in 16 states in India.

With strong R&D capabilities and with one of the largest germplasms in the country, company produces and markets other field crops like Corn, Rice, Sun flower, Sorghum, Pear millet and vegetable crops.

The Agriculture Leadership awards were started in 2008 to recognise the leadership roles played by individuals and institutions, in empowering lives of farmers and rural masses and partnering inclusive-growth through instilling progressive agricultural practices.

NSL had earlier won this award for the year 2009 .The prestigious award instituted under the Chairmanship of Prof. M S Swaminathan, the Father of India’s Green Revolution.

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