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The Federation of Seed Industries of India (FSII) has primarily been formed with the objective of bringing together like minded research based seed companies to provide high performance & high quality seeds and technological solutions for the benefit of India’s farmers and the nation at large. Our new association is driven by the fundamental value of respecting research and intellectual property of each other. FSII looks forward to working closely and collaboratively with all the stakeholders for the long term benefit of Indian Agriculture. Such a commitment from FSII help to increase the focus and investment in Seed research by the member companies, ultimately bringing out better innovation and products to famers for improving farm productivity.
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India’s Climate Action Progress Satisfactory but Agri Sector Needs more Emphasis on New Crop Technologies - By Dr. Shivendra Bajaj - Executive Director, FSII

Bushfires in summers are not uncommon for the people living in Australia. But what they witnessed this year was a mega-blaze, burning over 5 million hectares of land and claiming human lives. The bushfire incident prompted a warning of impending catastrophic dangers that can be triggered by... (more)
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Vertical Farming Envisages Profitable and Suitable Agriculture Business

A silent revolution is underway in the agriculture sector, which is going to be quite evident in the days to come. With the global population is set to reach near 10 billion mark by 2050, the food production must increase by 70 per cent, estimates the United Nations.
 
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Managing Food Wastage through Multidisciplinary Approach - Dr. Shivendra Bajaj, Executive Director, FSII

India ranks 103rd out of 119 countries on the Global Hunger Index, making it vulnerable to the threat of Food Insecurity. United Nations Development Program (UNDP) found that across the world, 50% of the food produced is wasted and never reaches the needy. India too is grappling with the c... (more)
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FSII Urges Adoption of Hybrid Rice to Increase Rice Productivity

Federation of Seed Industry of India (FSII) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized a seminar on ‘Seed Technology Innovation for Sustainable Rice Production’ in New Delhi today. The objective of the seminar was to discuss ways to enhance rice productivity sustainab... (more)
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