Technology multiplication and seed research directorate


  • To multiply and supply of good quality early generation technologies.
  • To standardize and optimize EGT multiplication techniques and procedures using conventional and modern techniques.
  • To develop seed quality assurance methods and postharvest seed management techniques.
  • To enhance capacity of research centers for EGT multiplication and seed research.
  • To promote local seed security through community based seed multiplication schemes


  • To produce and supply of quality EGTs to all stakeholders through a sustainable and competitive system.
  • To deliver suitable and market-oriented seed production, processing, quality management and distribution techniques, knowledge and information for seed producers.


To multiply and supply EG technologies, and provide innovations and knowledge for increased availability of good quality EGT