Maharashtra Sate Seeds Corporation Ltd., popularly known by its brand name “MAHABEEJ” is one of the largest and leading State Seeds Corporation among all State Seed Corporations in India serving in the larger interest of farmers from three decades with farmer’s faith brand loyalty, quality assurance, dedicated service and sustainable contribution for upliftment of farmers with Glorious achievements.
MAHABEEJ is primarily engaged in production, processing and marketing of seeds of more than 50 crops and 250 varieties and hybrids in almost all categories i.e. Cereals, Pulses, Oilseeds, Fibre Crops, Fodder, Green Manuring Crops & Hy. Vegetables. MAHABEEJ is located at Akola in Western Vidarbha, which is known as the center for Seed Sector of Maharashtra and the seat of agricultural education in the form of Dr. PDKV, Akola also houses the headquarter of the State Seed Certification Agency. The Chairman of Mahabeej is Principal Secretary (Agriculture) to Government of Maharashtra and Managing Director is an IAS officer based at Akola.
The Corporation is in the business of replication and sale of the plants and gardening material for more than 25 years. MSSCL has developed most beautiful gardens and landscapes as well as theme gardens in some of its own premises i.e. HQ building, Akola, MBC at Nagpur, SPP at Shrirampur, District Office at Nasik & Regional Office at Pune. Aesthetically best landscaping work is exhibited and seed lively in Mahabeej Bhavan premises as unique example. Unique lawns, lights, music and rythms, colour, natural rocks, water, plants and soil can be organized and developed in gardens and landscapes. 0
MSSCL over the years has developed expertise of developing landscapes surrounding offices, public parks, business houses, industries and private premises and MSSCL has been rendering the quality service of landscape and garden consultancy. Landscaping services include lawns, hedges, rockeries, waterfalls, garden illuminations, path bridges and thatched huts. It has a well trained team with the fine competency to design, map and develop the landscaped gardens.
MSSCL started seed production activities in 4 districts of Maharashtra viz. Akola, Buldhana, Parbhani & Nanded but later on expanded the seed production network to all over Maharashtra. More than 50,000 seed growers take up the production of seeds in their farms in 33 districts in 90,000 Ha. Of land
SSCL has recognized the fast changing scenario and dynamics of seed production and has evolved strategies to take up seed production with adequate product mix of hybrids and improved varieties considering the requirements of all sectors of the farming community. The social objectives of providing quality certified seeds to the cultivators has never been taken up to promote high value low volume crop seeds to take care of the profitability of the Company