Seeds & Planting Material
NAFED has been undertaking production and distribution of certified seeds. NAFED has been nominated as one of the Central Seed Production Agency by Department of Agriculture Cooperation and Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India.
During the year 2016-17, NAFED has undertaken seed business mainly through NBF Indore branch's empanelled seed producers under centrally sponsored scheme NMOOP (149.968 MTs valuing Rs. 62.50 Lakh) and NFSM (2883.24 MTs valuing Rs. 3174.78 Lakh) to meet the requirement of Government Departments /Institutions. The total turnover of seed business was 3033.208 MTs valuing Rs. 3237.28 Lakh during the year 2016-17.
Modified guidelines for empanelment of Seed Producers and undertaking production of Certified Seeds of Oilseeds, Maize and Pulses under Centrally Sponsored Schemes "NMOOP and NFSM" and Empanelment of certified seed production Organizers.
Modified Guidelines for Undertaking Production and Marketing of Certified Seeds of Oilseeds, Maize and Pulses under Centrally Sponsored Schemes "NMOOP and NFSM-Pulses" and Empanelment of certified seed production Organizer/suppliers.