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MSSCL was established on 28th April, 1976 at Akola.  Akola was a natural choice for the headquarter as initially the seed production activities had been taken up in Akola and nearby districts i.e. Buldhana, Parbhani & Nanded.  Later on, the production and seed distribution work has been extended to all the districts of Maharashtra.

The authorized share capital of MSSCL as on is Rs.10 Crores divided into equally shares of Rs.100 each. As against that, the paid up share capital of MSSCL is Rs.4.18 Crores. The shares have been held by following categories of share holders:

Government of Maharashtra 49.00 % shares
National Seeds Corporation 35.44 % shares
Farmers/Seed Growers 12.70 % shares
State Agril. Universities 02.86 % shares

There are 9,300 share holding farmers and two of the representatives are elected from among the share holders farmers in the Board of Directors.

The present strength of the Board of Directors is eleven. The directors are appointed/nominated under the provision contained in Article-125 of the Article of Association of the Company. Pursuant to the Art 142 of the Article of Association of the Company, the Secretary to the Government of Maharashtra, Department of Agriculture is the ex-officio Chairman of the Board of Directors.

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MSSCL was established on 28th April, 1976 at Akola. Akola was a natural choice for the headquarter as initially the seed production activities had been taken up in Akola and nearby districts i.e. Buldhana, Parbhani & Nanded…


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