Seed Farm

Seed Farm

 

a kolkhoz, sovkhoz, or other type of farm run by a research organization specializing in the production of high-quality seeds of zonal varieties to be supplied to the farms in the zone or region. Seed farms sow elite or superelite seeds grown in seed nurseries of research organizations; they sell the first- and subsequent-reproduction seeds to kolkhozes and sovkhozes.

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Address : P2 Basic Seed Farm, Nsso, Central Silk Board, Horsley Hills, Andhra Pradesh
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A jatropha-growing seed farm will be set up in China and become a training centre for field-crop production and soil management practices.
Since 1995 the diocese has succeeded in introducing improved maize for local farmers by establishing its own seed farm, building, managing and promoting fish farms and providing women with goats and families with heifers.
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