23rd June 2020: The session was started by Dr. S.S. Sharma Dean School of Agricultural Sciences (SOAS). He first welcomed the speaker
Dr. Jai Singh Yadav. M.D. Cum CEO Skata Seeds India Pvt Ltd. Bangalore and briefed the topic of talk
“Scope of seeds and seed industries in India” to the audiences.
Dr. J.S. Yadav explained the students about the Scope of seeds and seed industries in India. He explained all aspects of seeds in details using coloured slides. He told how the seed is
produced in field, packed and marketed. How to maintain the quality of seeds? Seed is the basic unit of agriculture until and unless we are not able to produce and supply the good quality
seed to the farmers, we cannot increase the grain yield. He apprised about industries associated with seeds in India.
Lastly, he told about the placements and future of agriculture graduates in seed production and seed industries and
how they can start their own entrepreneurship in seed production and marketing.
After completion of his talk the students interacted with him regarding their placements in seed profession after the completion of their degree.
He answered their questions nicely and the students got satisfied.