Stage of Seed Multiplication Agencies Involved in Production
1) Nucleus Seed:
Original breeder who has developed the variety or hybrids.
2) Breeder Seed:
Original breeder sponsored breeder.
3) Foundation Seed (Stage I and Stage II):
(Stage I and Stage II) Taluka Seed Farms, State Farms, Private Seed Companies, State Seeds Corporation, N.S.C and (National Seed Corporation)
4) Register Seed:
Progressive farmers or registered seed Growers.
5) Certified Seed (Stage I and Stage II):
State seeds corporations, private seed companies and individual seed producers N.S.C (National Seed Corporation)
6) Truthful Seed: