Building Capacities of Farmer Producer Organizations
MSSRF is engaged as a technical Support Agency in the project “Capacity Building for development and strengthening of producer collectives under Tamil Nadu Rural Transformation Project assisted by The World Bank. The project aims to build the capacity of the women’s federation promoted under Mahalir Thittam and State Livelihood Rural Mission into Producer organizations.
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) established in 1988 is a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M S Swaminathan, agriculture scientist with proceeds from the First World Food Prize that he received in 1987.