FSII participated at Asia Pacific Seed Association’ Virtual Technical Session – Standing Committee on Intellectual Property Rights & Biodiversity. Executive Director of FSII spoke at length on the developments and the way forward around biodiversity legislation and benefit sharing in India.
FSII participated at the 2nd International Agrobiodiversity Congress where Director General of FSII spoke on the role of seed industry in India and how it is helping to conserve genetic resources.
Dr Ratna Kumria, Director, Biotechnology Alliance for Agri Innovation spoke at the International Symposium on Plant Biotech towards improving agri-food industry and healthcare products organised by Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi. The topic was Industry Perspective on Plant Biotech.
Agriculture Today conducted 12th Agri Leadership Conclave & Awards 2021. The full day event saw leaders from the Agri sector discussing topics – industry farmer partnership, policy initiatives, supply & value chain among others. FSII was one of the partners for the event.
To celebrate World Cotton Day, FSII in collaboration with IMC Chamber of Commerce and Industry organised a webinar on ‘The Future of white Gold (Cotton)’. Dr M Ramasami, Chairman FSII and Chairman, Rasi Seeds; Ms. Roop Rashi Mahapatra, Textile Commissioner, Government of India; Mr. G Chandrashekhar, Economic Advisor IMC and Director IMC ERTF; Dr. Ram […]
FSII participated at CII’s Agri Inputs Summit on the topic, Transforming Agriculture for Global Competitiveness. Experts from the seed industry gathered to discuss the policy, regulations and guidelines for Indian Seed Industry.
At the inauguration of Krishi Jagran’s new portal, Dr Shivendra Bajaj, Executive Director of FSII spoke on connecting both farmers & consumers’ stories through this platform. Focus on educating consumers on new innovations for farmers to adopt it in India as their counterparts who have been benefitting globally.
FSII organised a Panel Discussion on Changing Consumer Preferences in Food & Feed Sector & its Impact on Seed Development. The entire discussion can be found here – https://youtu.be/sKFaleF9m1s
FSII participated in an interesting session on Digital Sequence Information (DSI): Issues and Implications organised by Research and Information System for Developing Countries.
FSII in partnership with AgrinnovateIndia Limited organised a Webinar on Institute Industry Interface on Maize Hybrids & Technologies.