NAFED has 17 freehold and 25 leasehold properties in the form of Lands, Plots, Residential complexes, Office premises, Godowns, Cold Storage and Industrial units. Some of the properties are for own use of NAFED while some of the properties are for own use of NAFED while some have been leased out to generate additional revenue. The plot at Vashi (Navi Mumbai) has been leased out on BOT basis for construction of State of the Art Cold storage of 2400 MT Capacity. Rental income of Rs.7.62 Cr was generated during the year by effective utilization of NAFED'S properties.
Nafed Seed and Bio - Fertilizer Division, Indore
The products of NAFED Bio-Fertilizer, Indore viz , Rhizobium, Azotobactor and PSB continued enjoying the popularity amongst the farming community of India during the year 2017-18 also despite the prevalent cut-throat competition in the trade. The item PSB manufactured by the Unit enhances the effectiveness of expensive chemical fertilizers like Single Super Phosphate and DAP, has excellent market potential. Being organic fertilizer and soil friendly, it also enhances soil fertility and ultimately productivity.
The NBF products are marketed through branches /centers located at various places to facilitate proper and timely distribution to the buyers in different parts of the country. The NAFED Bio-Fertilizer has also started the production and marketing of liquid Bio-Fertilizers and other items required for the farming community. The Bio-Fertilizer unit is facilitating the farmers to improve their productivity as well as quality of their products to greater extent.
The total turnover of NBF unit in Bio-Fertilizer products category during the year 2018-19 was Rs.6580.99 Lakh with gross profit of around Rs.461.88 Lakh.