Mr K. Venkateswara Rao familiar as K V Rao is a pioneer in Hybrid Vegetable Seed Production with 29 years of experience, especially in Chilli & Tomato Seeds.
He Produced 95 tons of hybrid chilli seeds and 30 tons of hybrid tomato seeds. He is one of the leaders of the Hybrid Chilli Seeds bulk supplier for the Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. He is resourceful entrepreneur with almost 20 to 25 percent of the gross hybrid chilli seed market contribution and with his customer’s presence in other states as well.
Mr. K V Rao is aware of the need to constantly promote the quality of seeds and support his customers and farmers; hence he is keen on performing GOT (Grow Out Test) from day one.
His inbuilt nature of hard work, dedication, honesty, candid behaviour values and principles helped him in achieving 100% Seed Success Rate which hit the markets, eventually pleasing his customers beyond expectations.
Mr K V Rao commenced his career with Uniform Agrotech Limited (Later acquired by Advanta) and worked for 12 years as a Production Manger. His postings to various places in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka during this job, added in enhancing his understanding on various circumstances of the hybrid seed production. He strengthened the position of Advanta for export quality hybrid vegetable seeds which was well appreciated.
His distinctive career experience set him in motion to start his own venture of Seed Production in the year 2003. The Seed Production Plots and R&D Units are in Karnataka and Maharashtra States.
Mr Rao holds Bachelor’s Degree of Science with specialization in Horticulture, from Sri Venkateshwara Unversity, Andhra Pradesh. His college days were filled with enthuse of being leader of NCC team for three years. He participated in several National Level NCC Camps.
Mr K Ramesh, who worked as a Software Engineering Manager, with his Masters in Computer Application, always had a passion towards agriculture. He has opened Melyna Seeds along with his brother Mr. KV Rao (Chairman) was a perfect opening for Mr. Ramesh to extend his hand towards supporting the farmers and hence strengthening the agricultural community.
He worked for many world class institutes and MNCs in R&D Division. He is the ideal entrepreneur with 21 years of professional experience in India and abroad. He was part of quite a few prestigious companies like Indian Institute of Science (Tata Institute), Novell Software India Pvt. Ltd., VMWare Software India Pvt. Ltd., CISCO Systems India Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore.
Mr. Ramesh’s distinctive career has led him to gain a hands-on understanding of diverse global market in the industry. He has excellent skills in managing large teams, creating processes, working with employees. He mastered the rare skill to create and run organization towards success. In spite of his busy schedule, he always managed to find time towards contributing to the society by being part of many social welfare organizations.
He is an unspoken icon of discipline, honesty, simplicity and hard work.
With his quick learning ability alongside his passion filled heart for agriculture, he swiftly grasped the Seed Domain Knowledge and Marketing Techniques, appreciative towards the sensitivity of seed business. Mr. Ramesh carried on intensive research with unvarying innovative methods to reach the highest level, which resulted in creating tools to the farmers. He is also working towards introducing technology to give better service to the distributors, dealers and farmers.
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