Bioprime Agrisolutions Pvt Limited, a Pune-based agriculture start-up has won the Best Agri Start-Up (Industry Partnership) Award presented by Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) for 2021. The winners for this year awards were announced on Wednesday in New Delhi. It was founded in 2016 in Venture Centre, under CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory. As per their official website, the start-up aims at providing relief to farmers worldwide, struggling with crop loss, temperature fluctuations, drought, resilient insects and diseases. Bioprime Agrisolutions is developing effective and affordable next generation Agri biologicals with time-proven biomolecules, life-friendly chemistry, smart material and energy use.
Its mission is to create innovative and disruptive next-generation Agri Biological technology platforms, in order to help the farmers fight the climate change, and help in increasing the field's yield in order to enhance farming revenues. " Our endeavor is to be leader in the agricultural industry, reforming and revolutionizing the industry by developing, promoting and providing Innovative and Sustainable farming solutions," the start-up says. Startup India Scheme: 69 Startups Registered in J&K With an Aim To Enable Startup Ecosystem and Foster Innovation in the Region.
The start-up is currently working with farmers from Pune, Satara and Nashik districts and have collaborated with several peasants from the states of Jharkhand, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh and Telangana as well. As per reports, the solutions developed by the Bioprime Agrisolutions Pvt Limited have been beneficial in avoiding crop losses owing to untimely rain and other climatic events by 70 per cent. National Startup Awards 2021: A Great Opportunity for Young Entrepreneurs to get Recognition & Why Should you apply?
Its research and development activities has been supported and acknowledged by the Ministry of Science and Technology. The start-up has so far launched three products across ten states in India. It has also been recognised as DIPP start-up with intra-ministerial approval. Bioprime Agrisolutions Pvt Limited is a recipient of LEAP funds from BIRAC and also winners of a grant supported by Atal New India Challenge under Atal Innovation Mission.