Activities carried out by High Yielding Variety (HYVP) Branch Are Belows.
Implementation of Schemes of Paddy, Wheat, Maize, Cotton, Barley and Millets.
Planning and Production of Seeds at the Government Seed Farms.
Implementation of Seed Act and Seed Control Order.
Supervising the activities of Seed Testing Laboratories.
Coordinating with the Punjab State Seed Corporation, Seed Certification Authority, National Seeds Corporation and State Farms Corporation.
Conveying varietal approval Committee Meetings and arranging notifications of varieties of various crops from Government of India.
Arranging and assessment of requirement of certified foundation seeds production with Punjab Agricultural University and other Agencies.
Liaison with the private seed growers for production and distribution of certified seeds.