The Department of biotechnology, KL University Vaddeswaram has entered into an MOU with Varsha Biosciences India Pvt. Ltd, Hyderabad on 22-08-2013. Dr. John peter CEO of Varsha Biosciences said on this occasion that the aim of the MOU is to initiate collaboration in research and development in the areas of sustainable agriculture, organic farming, Biofertilizers and Biopesticides. He further expressed his interest to write joint research projects under BIPP and BIRAC programs in the near future. He also expressed his interest to participate in the incubation center being started by the Department of Biotechnology. He said that his overall goal was to reach the farmer with innovative and cost effective technologies. The session was chaired by Vice-chancellor Dr.Sreehari Rao and the MOU was signed by Dr.N.Rangaiah Registrar on behalf of the University. On this occasion Sri Raja Harin Koneru, Vice president, K L E F, Dr.S.V.Saradhi HOD Biotechnology spoke. All the faculty members of the department actively participated in the signing ceremony.