Down to the Roots
Associations with progressive farmers

By Team Mahyco

We recently met Mr. Rammanna Goddemmi, a progressive farmer from the district of Haveri, Karnataka. He has been using Mahyco hybrid variety for cotton- MRC 7351 for the last eight years on his 70 acres land, and has so far benefitted from sowing over a hu...

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Fighting the Dreaded Dengue with GM Mosquitos

By Dr S K Dasgupta, Scientist, GBIT

In 2015, there were more than 15000 cases of dengue with mortality figures reaching 60 deaths in the capital New Delhi itself. This was considered the worst outbreak in the last 20 years.  Caused by t...

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Happy Farmer- Seeds of Success

By Team Mahyco

The proof of the pudding, they say, is in its eating! Ask Channabasappa Angadi, a Bt Cotton farmer from the Savoor village of Karnataka’s Haveri district. Channabasappa is an old Mahyco loyalist, growing all kinds of Mahyco branded seeds on his farm...

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To Bee or not to Bee?

By Dr. Sandhya S R, Scientist, Mahyco

Every third bite of food you take, thank a bee or other pollinator adapted from E.O. Wilson, Forgotten Pollinators, 1996.

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Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana

By Dr Prabhakar Dubey, Product Manager, Mahyco 

About 60% of India’s rural households depend on agriculture as their means of livelihood. For many years, government has supported the sector with many policies. The latest is that around crop insurance- Pradhan...

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Climate Change is Happening Now

Climate change is happening now, and only together can we fight it

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Exporting Water

By Mr. Pushkal Upadhayay, Marketing, Mahyco

I am sure, with the title of article you would find me crazy. The front page article published in Mint on April 26th talking about how India is actually exporting humongous amounts of water, when drought is on everyone’s...

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Chatting for agriculture

By Mr. Chandra Joshi, Marketing , Mahyco

Social media is continuously changing the way we interact. From politics to society, social media is allowing for exchange of ideas across all interest areas. Agriculture is not far behind, with professors, students, academi...

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Fighting Water Woes

By Dr. Pankaj Bhiani, Scientist, Mahyco

A painful picture of a woman collecting water from a dried up water tank in a village in Andhra Pradesh, led me to a news piece in the The New Indian Expre...

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Mann Ki Baat

By Dr. Vivekanand Shete, Scientist, Mahyco

Recently, the 19th episode of Mann Ki Baat, where our Honorable Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s addresses the nation over radio, was aired. It is a wonderful initiative of the present Union Government t...

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