Company Profile

Bioseed Research India Pvt. Ltd.

 

About the Organization

 

DCM Shriram Limited is a leading business conglomerate. The hybrid seed business of DCM Shriram Ltd. is organized into two units, Bioseed Research India BRI and Shriram Bioseed Genetics SBG . Bioseed Research India is focusing on plant breeding and biotechnology research to develop value added hybrid seed products of key field and vegetable crops such as corn, rice, cotton, pearl millet, tomato, okra, hot pepper, water melon, brinjal and gourds. Bioseed has several breeding and product testing stations across India, Vietnam, Philippines etc. Bioseed is one of a handful of research companies with expertise across the board in major areas like research and development, lab and field testing stations, data management and farmer interface. Shriram Bioseed Genetics is exclusively dealing with commercial aspects of hybrid seed business of DCM Shriram Ltd. The SBG has strong field production capabilities coupled with excellent seed processing, warehousing and quality assurance infrastructure. The unit produces hybrid seed on almost 75,000 acres every year and has processing & packing capacity of more than 250 MT corn and 75,000 pkts of cotton per day. Stringent Quality Assurance protocols are implemented during field production and post harvest handling by seed growers to ensure superior genetic and physiological quality seed. The SBG has wide market reach through its strong and reliable distribution network of more than 3500 distributors and more than 50,000 retailers in India. SBG is delivering comprehensive agronomy solutions and increasing economic value for farmer.



Year of establishment

 

1989



Name and contact details of Chairperson/Managing director
 
a. Name

Dr Paresh Verma

 
b. Designation:

Research Director

 

 

Key areas of operations

 

Bioseed Research India, a division of DCM Shriram Ltd. is a leading developer of hybrid seeds of field crops - Corn, Cotton, Rice, Millet, and vegetables like Tomato, Eggplant, Chilly, Okra and Gourds. The company has state of art infrastructure for plant breeding, agronomy and biotech research and development. The research facilities and trained technical manpower is capable of handling development and application of next generation solutions for improving agriculture productivity. Bioseed is accessing technologies through National and International collaborations in breeding and biotechnology sector, including licensing and technology transfer. The in-house capacity to incorporate latest technologies in elite cultivars with improved quality, and develop value added products is advantageous.


Contact address

 

Bioseed Research India, a division of DCM Shriram Ltd. Plot No - 234, B Block, Kavuri Hills, Ph - II Hyderabad 500033 Telangana


Website

 

http://www.dcmshriram.com/hybrid-seeds


 

Other Information

 

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