The Research & Development unit of Rasi Seeds (P) Ltd is recognised by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi.
The company was conferred with the National Award 2005 for “Successful Commercialisation of Bt cotton Technology” during November 2005, by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India.
Mr.N.Raghuveera Reddy, Honourable Minister for Agriculture, Govt. of Andra Pradesh felicitated Mr.M.Ramasami, Managing Director for his outstanding achievement in hybrid cotton seeds as well as transgenic seeds in India during 2005
Rasi Seeds is regarded as the top most Biotech company in Agriculture in the country by Biospectrum Magazine and it has top Bt cotton producer" as indicated in the BioSpectrum Survey, 2006 and Mr.M.Ramasami, Managing Director was conferred with the title "Person of the year - 2006" by the Biospectrum Awards Committee.
Recognising the services of Mr. M. Ramasami in the field of agriculture for the cause of farming community, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore conferred him with "Velanmai Semmal" award.
In recognition of the services of Mr.M.Ramasami to the Seed Industry in general & Cotton Industry in Particular, for having released 25 Bt cotton hybrids accounting for 25% market share, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University conferred Doctor of Science (Honoris Causa) to its alumini Mr. M.Ramasami during the year 2008