Nova Agritech Limited was incorporated as a private limited company under the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 on May 9, 2007 at Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh. Our business was started by our founders Sambasivarao Yeluri and Kalyana Chakravarthy with an objective to be a one-stop solution provider by offering ecologically sustainable and nutritionally balanced products to the farmers.
We are an agri-input manufacturer offering soil health management, crop nutrition and crop protection products focused on tech-based farmer driven solution approach, wherein we mainly offer ecologically sustainable and nutritionally balanced products based on our R&D. We manufacture, distribute and market a wide range of product categories consisting of (a) soil health management products; (b) crop nutrition products; (c) bio stimulant products; (d) bio pesticide products (e) Integrated Pest Management (IPM) products; (f) new technologies; and (g) crop protection products. Currently, the crop protection products are manufactured by our subsidiary Nova Agri Sciences Private Limited.
We have received a total of 629 product registrations comprising of 7 registrations in the soil health management category, 168 registrations in the crop nutrition category, 4 registrations in bio pesticide category and 450 registrations in the crop protection category. All of the 450 registrations in the crop protection category are in the name of Nova Agri Sciences Private Limited. Further, we have applied for 53 registrations for new products across various categories in the name of Nova Agri Sciences Private Limited (NASPL) and 26 new registrations in the name of Nova Agritech Limited (NATL).
We have a total dealer network comprising of approximately 10,900 dealers out of which approximately 6200 dealers are active to whom we have distributed and sold our products during the current financial year. Our dealer network is currently spread across 16 states of India namely Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Odisha, West Bengal, Bihar, Gujarat, Jharkhand, Uttarakhand and Jammu & Kashmir and 02 in Nepal. We have also entered into marketing, distribution and supply agreements with certain third parties in Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Vietnam and are currently awaiting the necessary permission to start business in these jurisdictions.
We intend to import and distribute Technicals, which will be a prominent factor in the growth of the agriculture sector in India in the near future. Considering the same NASPL has entered into Registration and Distribution Agreements for import and distribution of Technicals with a Taiwanese and a Chinese entity.
We run a farmer outreach program called Nova Kisan Seva Kendra program (NKSK) through which we educate farmers on various crop management practices. Our NKSK team compromises of 32 NKSK Coordinators who are all agri-graduates and are on the payrolls of our Company. Apart from the NKSK Coordinators, our Company also have arrangements with individuals across various states who provide their services to our Company as Kisan Mitras, and Kisan Sevaks catering to the need of the farmers. Our Company is associated with 13 Kisan Mitras and 253 Kisan Sevaks at a grass root level. The key objective of NKSK is to provide farmers with need-based solutions, products, technologies, methodologies, knowhow and usage skills, thereby enhancing farm yield. The advantage of these dedicated teams is that they can understand the local language of the farmers and are trained to identify the problems in field and are skilled to give solutions, thus creating an emotional connect with the local farmers and providing ease of solutions. We also provide farming inputs to farmers regarding the appropriate amount of dosage and application of our products through our IOT based solutions such as the soil health scanning device called “NOVA BHUPARIKSHAK” and also the drones called as “NOVA AGRIBOT”.
Maintaining consistent growth performance, we have initiated back ward integration process of CPC business, aims to manufacture new off patent molecules. Looking to engage eminent personalities and open for collaborations for its sustainability in growing competitiveness and to deliver safe chemistry.
Work at Nova
At Nova, we create opportunities by encouraging “idea leadership” and taking responsibility for decision making, by gaining experience in varied roles enabling adaptability in an ever-changing business environment. We create an environment that translates to meaningful work and real growth at every level, where hard work and a supportive team are key to achieving goals. Our collaborative work style offers the support you need to make an impact on our business, while simultaneously developing the career you want through your own efforts.