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Vidya Sagar Foundation (VIFOU) Distributes Vegetable Seeds to Banjara tribals through BDS in Prakasam district, AP.
July 15, 2011, Hyderabad: Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has always been an integral part of the vision of the Vibha Seeds Group. The Company is committed to welfare through discretionary philanthropic practices. VSG has sponsored the Vidya Sagar Foundation (VIFOU) with the principal objective of promoting the cause of progress in plant breeding and seed technology, and to provide charitable services to the society particularly to the farming community. VIFOU trains young graduates in various skills of agriculture including seed production.

In a brief function, arranged on July 14, 2011 under VIFOU by SINNOVA of Vibha Seeds Group in cooperation with Banjara Tribals Development Society, quality seeds of several vegetable crops worth several thousand rupees were distributed to 60 tribal’s of Nallamala forest areas in Dhornala area of Prakasam district, AP.

This is to enable the tribal’s to grow vegetables and gain good income, besides improving their nutrition. Mr. Nagi Reddy and Mr. Shivaramakrishna of Sinnova participated on behalf of Vibha Seeds Group. This vegetable seeds distribution programme by VIFOU will continue in Prakasam and Kurnool districts to more tribal’s of the BDS. The gesture by VIFOU of the Vibha Seeds Group received appreciation from BDS and tribal participants.

It was acknowledged by members of Vibha Seeds Group and local participants as well as the Representative of Banjara Development Society, that this service would prove to be a great boon to tribals of this area from Vidyasagar Foundation and also promote vegetable seed production by tribal welfare society members for the benefit of their members and local people. (VIFOU).
Banjara tribals being distributed vegetable seeds free through BDS at Nallamala-Dornapadu area.
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