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NSAI Observes 10 Foundation Day

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Last Updated: Friday, 19th May, 2017 05:00 PM Visits 310

Pre-requisite Conditions to apply for commercial release of Bt Cotton Hybrids

Commercial Release of Bt Cotton Hybrids for the Year 2017 MoEF&CC has transferred the responsibility of Commercial approval of Bt Cotton Hybrid to Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers welfare. From this year onwards ICAR will give the approval for commercial release of the Bt cotton Hybrids / varieties having transgenic events in place of Event Based Approval Mechanism (EBAM) Committee of GEAC, MoEF &CC, New Delhi. In this regard, a standing committee is constituted for the year 2017 under the Chairmanship of Deputy Director General (Crop Science), Dr J S Sandhu for identification and recommendation of superior Bt cotton hybrids for...

Last Updated: Monday, 17th April, 2017 02:59 PM Visits 454

BT COTTON SEED PRICES UNCHANGED

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Last Updated: Thursday, 30th March, 2017 05:43 PM Visits 360

National Seed Association of India Organised 7th Edition of Indian Seed Congress 2017 13 – 14 February 2017, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

TFebruary 2017. The event was organised in Kolkata, on 13 – 14 February 2017. The event was inaugurated by Shri Radha Mohan Singh, Hon'ble Union Agriculture Minister, India, Shri Abdur Razzak Molla, Hon'ble Minister of Food Processing Industries & Horticulture, Government of West Bengal & Shri Somnath Poudyal, Hon'ble Minister for Food Security and Agriculture Development, Government of Sikkim as the Guests of honour. This year the theme of the congress was 'Seeds for Joy'. A total of 608 Delegates, including 96 Overseas Delegates from 17 Countries took part in the Congress. ...

Last Updated: Tuesday, 7th March, 2017 03:39 PM Visits 574

RIB Notification

Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, has issued a Gazette notification specifying the seed quality standard for Bt cotton Seeds. This is with reference to the meeting held under the chairmanship of Shri R.K.Singh, Joint cretary (seeds) on the 24 February, 2016, to finalize the seed quality standards (genetic Purity etc.) for Bt cotton seeds under Refugia in a Bag Concept (RIB). In the meeting, it was decided that there will be two types of seed packing, one with 120g non Bt Cotton seeds pack within 450g Bt cotton Seeds pack (pack in a pack(PIP)) and another 475g pack with...

Last Updated: Tuesday, 17th January, 2017 02:17 PM Visits 855

NSAI Attended Third Meeting of The Associations' Performance Council 2016‐17

NSAI attended ASCON meeting organized by CII. ASCON is a forum which brings together National level Associations from across sectors on a common platform. The meeting was Chaired by Ms Shobhana Kamineni, President Designate, CII. Also present were Dr. Bidisha Ganguly, Chief Economist, CII , Mr. Sumit Dutt Majumder, Ex‐ Chairman, Central Board of Excise and Customs, & GST Expert and Mr. Atul Gupta, Partner, Deloitte. ... ...

Last Updated: Thursday, 17th November, 2016 11:06 AM Visits 437

NSAI Participated in “India‐Singapore: Way Forward Meeting”

NSAI Participated in “India‐Singapore: Way Forward " meeting organized by FICCI on 5 October 2016. A Business Delegation from Singapore attended the meeting. The meeting was convened to evaluate hands‐on business opportunities between the two countries. ...... ...

Last Updated: Monday, 24th October, 2016 02:59 PM Visits 470

NSAI Attended Meeting on Seed Production/Certification of the Basmati Rice

NSAI attended a meeting organised by MoA&FW on Seed Production/Certification of the Basmati Rice under the chairmanship of the JS(Seeds) on 14 September, 2016 at New Delhi. . .  ...

Last Updated: Friday, 16th September, 2016 01:09 PM Visits 568