World Food Price and Four Freedoms award laureate prof Swaminathan urges for perfecting true potato seeds to mitigate climate change effects and secure food security.

Prof. Swaminathan is known as “Indian Father of Green Revolution” for his leadership and success in introducing and further developing high-yielding varieties of wheat in India expressed his concerns about rising temperature trends and the impact on food security in “The Indian Times” IndianTimes Swaminathan TPS

Hein Kruyt and Pim Lindhout (both Solynta) visited Prof MS Swaminathan on January 19th 2016. Prof MS Swaminathan said: “Hybrid potato breeding is an important development both for increasing the production and productivity of potato as well as adaptation to temperature rise”.