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Seeds


PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION OF VEGETABLE SEEDS

Starting from 3 kg of onion seed in 1979, the NHRDF produces over 300 tonnes of onion seed and distribute annually to serve the farmers more closely. NHRDF produces more than 1,000 tonnes of garlic seed and 1500 tonnes of potato seed annually. Besides, NHRDF produces and distribute seeds of okra, baby corn, cauliflower, carrot, coriander, French bean, methi, peas, cowpea muskmelon, palak, radish, chilli, tomato, drumstick etc in different parts of the country. The replacement of onion and garlic varieties is achieved to a considerable extent through distribution of quality seed. Seeds are distributed through various centres of NHRDF in different parts of the country.

Vegetable Seeds

 

SEEDS AVAILABLE WITH NHRDF

Sr.No.

Crop / Variety

A

Vegetables

1

Chilli K–2, A. Khyati

2

Cowpea CP – 4

3

Drumstick PKM-1

4

Methi - Pusa Early Bunching, HS

5

Musk melon – Pusa Madhuras

6

Onion – Agrifound Light Red, Agrifound Dark Red, NHRDF Red, NHRDF Red–3, Agrifound White, Co–on–5, Agrifound Rose

7

Garlic – Yamuna Safed–2, Yamuna Safed-3, Yamuna Safed–4, Agrifound Parvati, Agrifound Parvati–2

8

Potato – Kufri Bahar, Kufri Khyati, Kufri Pukhraj, Kufri Himsona, Kufri Chipsona –1, Kufri Lauvkar

9

Peas – Pusa Pragati, AP–3, G–10

10

Tomato PKM–1, A. Rakshak

11

Coriander – CS-6

12

Cauliflower – Sabour Agrim

13

Radish –M.E.

14

Bhindi – A.A.

B

Cereals

1

Maize Hybrid seed - Rajarshi

2

Soya bean – MAUS-71

3

Wheat – HD-2967, PBW-343, PBW-373, PBW-154, PBW-502, HD-2733

4

Paddy – MTU–7029, BPT–504, PB–1121,PB –1509 & P–44


Note: - Please contact us for rates and availability of seeds by e-mail / phone / fax at our centres located in different states or at Head Office, Nashik (Click to see List of our Centres).