The seed multiplication programme was initiated by KRIBHCO in the year 1990-91, which provides quality seed of the main crops to farmers such as Paddy, Wheat, Barley, Maize, Gram, Pea, Arhar, Moong, Lentil, Soybean, Mustard, Groundnut, Castor and Guar.
1) Certified Seed:
In order to provide quality seed, KRIBHCO has set up 15 modern Seed Processing plants located in Abohar (Punjab), Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), Ara (Bihar), Bulandshahar (Uttar Pradesh), Dewas (Madhya Pradesh), Gajraula (Uttar Pradesh), Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Hanumangarh (Rajasthan), Himatnagar (Gujarat), Hissar (Haryana), Jangipur (Uttar Pradesh), Ludhiana (Punjab), Moth (Uttar Pradesh), Kota (Rajasthan) & Shahjahanpur (Uttar Pradesh). Two more seed processing plants are in pipeline - one at Sehore (MP) and other at Faizabad (UP). The total installed Seed grading capacity of the Society at present is 3.10 Lakh qtls per annum which will be increased to 3.50 Lakh qtls per annum.
2) Hybrid Seed;
KRIBHCO has been successfully marketing Hybrid Seeds through its own marketing network in KRIBHCO's own brand.During the year 2015-16, KRIBHCO marketed 278831(Packets) Bt. Cotton , 327 quintals of Paddy Hybrid, 5386 quintals of Paddy Research, 5317 quintals of Maize Hybrid and 49 quintals of Hybrid Bajra Seeds.