Phases of Seeds Certification

Phases Of Seed Certification

PHASES OF SEED CERTIFICATION (Annexure-II)
Certification shall be completed in six broad phases listed as under :
1 Verification of seed source, class and other requirements of the seed used for raising the seed crop.
2 Receipt and scrutiny of application, (Form No. 1)
3 Field inspections to verify conformity of the standing crop to the prescribed field standards.
4 Supervision at post harvest stages including processing, seed sampling and packing.
5 Seed testing including genetic purity test and / or seed health test, if any, in order to verify conformity to the prescribed seed standards.
6 Grant of certificate (Form No.2) and certification tags, bagging, tagging and sealing.