Hyderabad, June 18 (NSS): Agriculture Minister S Niranjan Reddy today said that international seed conference (ISTA-2019) will be held in Hyderabad from June 26 to July 3. Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao is keen on the international meet to be attended by about 800 delegates from 70 nations, the minister informed.
For the first time such a world level conference is being held in Asia and we will conduct it on a grand scale, he said. Reddy said that a conference with 1500 farmers will have to be conducted as part of the seed conclave. (NSS)