In the year 1976,
G. V. Bhaskar Rao, a young and passionate agriculture graduate, with an agricultural family background had a dream to help farmers to improve agriculture yields. He had a firm conviction, that future of agriculture is destined in the seed. To fulfill his passion he built on his family farm in the village of Gatla Narsingapur, Telangana, a small seed production unit for public bred varieties of rice and corn. The seeds of growth were sown and the journey had begun to build one of India’s premier agriculture Company specializing in Hybrid seed, which would help farmers and also help in contributing sustainably to India’s growing demand for food and nutrition.
UPL’s acquisition of Arysta LifeScience has received regulatory approval worldwide and together we are moving fast to creating a new leader in global agriculture.
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