Lal Teer Seed Ltd. and Katalyst have signed a partnership contract to “Introduce Unique Number Tagging (UNT) to promote quality vegetable seeds”. Lal Teer Seed Limited will work in consortium with WinMiaki to launch newly designed mini-packets using an innovative technology called Unique Number Tagging (UNT), to reduce seed adulteration and ensure availability of quality seeds at the farmers’ end. WinMiaki will be responsible for the ICT component of the intervention i.e. design and maintenance of the software. Lal Teer Seed Limited will be responsible for the product marketing, planning and monitoring of the field activities.
Mr. Tashfiq Ahsan, Manager, Vegetables Sector, Katalyst, Mr. Abdur Rashid, General Manager, Lal Teer Seed Ltd. and Kashfia Ahmed, Head of Content, WinMiaki, along with other representatives from the organisations were present at the signing ceremony held at Katalyst premises.