The Krishibid Seed Limited (KSL) imports, produces, processes and markets high quality seeds of cereals and other high value crops and assists farmers to enhance crop production. The KSL is committed to make a significant contribution to the seed industry in Bangladesh. The KSL is a member of Asia Pacific Seed Association (APSA), Bangladesh Seed Association, Seed Industries Association in Bangladesh. A 30 bigha R & D farm with a tissue culture laboratory is devoted for crop variety development. The company envisions to augmenting the development of agriculture and farmers’ livelihoods in Bangladesh through production and supply of high quality seeds.
The company has received share money of Tk 41.50 million from some 47 shareholders, against which an average dividend of 12.66% has been given during the past 5 years. The shareholders have been paid back Tk 13.23 million and their leftover share money is now Tk 49.59 million. The company’s turnover was Tk 327.50 million during 2019-20.