In addition to conventional breeding programmes, Nuziveedu Seeds depends heavily on biotechnology to improve the quality of seeds it produces. Today the farming community considers, Nuziveedu Seeds amongst the most trusted seed companies in India owing to its intensive and rigorous research and development (R & D) efforts, coupled with its stringent quality control processes. The company is one of the largest seed producers in India with an annual output of around 60000 MT hybrid seeds spread over 95000 acres* *. Currently Nuziveedu Seeds partners with over 98,000 farmers, who produce the seeds on behalf of the company. We provide the latest technology to the farmers through our extensive marketing network that comprises of 9 regional offices, 7 C&F agents, approximately 2500 distributors and over 59,000 dealers spread across 17 states of the country as of March, 2013. The seeds produced by Nuziveedu are used by more than 5.5 million farmers of the country* * *.
Nuziveedu Seeds has emerged to be the most preferred seed brands in India and is currently the largest Bt cotton Seed Company in the country. In line with its vision of providing farmers with world class cotton seeds at affordable prices, today, the company also provides complementary services that help farmers leverage the relationship with the company to the fullest extent. As part of its services, Nuziveedu Seeds provides extension services to the farmers, which include a package of product awareness programs, crop demonstration and crop risk awareness programs.
- Largest Bt cotton seed company in India (in terms of volumes of seed packets sold in 2012-13).
- Blackstone GPV Capital Partners Mauritius V‐C Limited has invested Rs 250 crore in the company.
- Over 25-30% of the total cotton acreage in India is planted with our hybrid seeds.^
- Our seeds contribute to 30-35% of the best quality cotton produced in India.^ ^