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'BLOCK YOUR CALENDAR' - INDIAN SEED CONGRESS 2019, Hyderabad (11-12th March 2019)

Dear Delegates, NSAI is pleased to announce the INDIAN SEED CONGRESS 2019, which will be held in Hyderabad (Seed Hub of India). INTERESTED DELEGATES PLEASE BLOCK YOUR CALENDAR   More details comming soon...........

Last Updated: Monday, 11th March, 2019 03:11 PM Visits 16165

Minutes of Meeting Brain Storming Session on “Key Issues Related to IPR in Seed Sector for Accelerating Agricultural Growth in India” (12th September, 2018, New Delhi)

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Last Updated: Thursday, 1st November, 2018 05:42 PM Visits 71

KIND ATTENTION: REQUESTING MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL FOR 2018-2019

This is with reference to renewal of NSAI Membership for the Year, 2018 -19. We would like to inform you that we are yet to receive the Membership Fees from few of our Members. We hereby request your support and intervention, so that we can receive the Membership Fee along with the filled in Membership form at the earliest.   While the Secretariat would remain at your service as always, please contact us for any further support that you may require. Please give your valuable suggestions, ideas to take the Association to a greater leap.  Please find below the membership renewal form enclosed.   MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL FORM...

Last Updated: Saturday, 15th September, 2018 05:10 PM Visits 189

Brain Storming Session on “Key Issues Related to IPR in Seed Sector for Accelerating Agricultural Growth in India” And NSAI 12th AGM

Brain Storming Session on “Key Issues Related to IPR in Seed Sector for Accelerating Agricultural Growth in India” Date- 12th September, 2018 Venue: The Metropolitan Hotel, Bangla Saheb Road, Connaught Place, New Delhi   TIME   PROGRAMME 10:00 - 11:00 AM   Registration & Tea 11:00 - 11:05 AM      Welcome Address- Mr. R K Trivedi, Director- Technical, NSAI 11:05 - 11:25 AM   Theme Presentation – Shri M Prabhakar Rao, President, NSAI 11:25 - 11:40 AM   “IP Protection for Plant Traits in India”, by Mr. Essenese Obhan, Managing Partner, Obhan & Associates 11:40 - 11:55 PM   Key Address by Shri Ashwani Kumar, Joint Secretary (Seed), Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India 11:55 - 12:05 PM   Address...

Last Updated: Wednesday, 12th September, 2018 06:03 PM Visits 98

12th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING NOTICE

AGM NOTICE 12th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 12th SEPTEMBER, 2018, 11 AM- 05:00 PM, THE METROPOLITAN HOTEL, NEW DELHI   The 12th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the National Seed Association of India (NSAI) will be held on 12th September, 2018 from 11 AM (onwards) at The Metropolitan Hotel, New Delhi.   The Agenda for the AGM will be as follows: -   On Spot Registration                                                  10:00 AM-11:00 AM                               ...

Last Updated: Tuesday, 21st August, 2018 05:02 PM Visits 338

Participation in 2nd Wellness India 2018 expo and Krishi India expo 2018 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, August 20-22, 2018

    Participation in 2nd Wellness India 2018 expo and Krishi India expo 2018 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, August 20-22, 2018   India Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO), a Government of India Enterprise under the Ministry of Commerce, is a catalyst for trade promotion in the country. As a nodal agency for trade promotion, sector specific exposition are organised regularly. We also manage the “Pragati Maidan” exhibition complex in Delhi, where various trade fairs and exhibitions are organized throughout the year. The global wellness economy encompasses many sectors that enable consumers to incorporate wellness into their lives - how they live, work, play, and travel, etc. Collectively,...

Last Updated: Monday, 20th August, 2018 01:10 PM Visits 346

Brainstorming Meeting on Harnessing Intellectual Property to Stimulate Agricultural Growth

Presentation made by M Prabhakar Rao, President National Seed Association of India At TAAS, IARI, 27th July 2016  ...

Last Updated: Friday, 27th July, 2018 05:18 PM Visits 124

Analysis of Delhi High court decision and its long term impact on seed industry

Analysis of Delhi High court decision and its long term impact on seed industry is as under-   Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) in the form of Patent and Plant Breeders' Right (PBR) are the most discussed and debatable issues in the present day for the seed industry.   Understanding about Hon’ble Delhi High court judgment pertaining to patenting of Bt. technology is as follows-   PBR is the right of the breeder to enjoy the benefits of his research for a restricted period for his new varieties. The WTO also provides that plant varieties must be protected by patents or by sui generis system such as...

Last Updated: Tuesday, 15th May, 2018 12:53 PM Visits 347