GASCO Seeds was envisioned and founded by Jerambhai Patel, Raujibhai Patel, Late shri Chandubhai Patel, Late shri Gordhanbhai patel in 1974 with a strong desire to serve the farmers by providing superior quality, high yielding seeds that adds value to the community. In 1976 company was reconstituted and shifted from Ahmedabad to Junagadh which was handled by Jerambhai Patel.
Jerambhai Patel is committed to provide latest farm technology to farmers in timely and cost-effective manner. For his commitment GASCO Seeds is equipped with latest processing unit, Large storage facility, reliable seed testing facility and highly trained staff to monitor all the process right from production to marketing. Currently, GASCO Seeds holds a strong share of market in Saurashtra and Gujarat.
He started his journey as an Agriculture supervisor in “Department of Agriculture (seed division), Gujarat State”. After that he left job with a strong desire to start business and serve the farmer with quality agro-inputs. So in 1971 he started ‘’Kheti Vikas Kendra’’ (KVK) a partnership firm in Jamnagar with retail counter for fertilizer, seeds, insecticides, pesticides and spray pumps. This firm was shifted to Junagadh in 1973 and entered into wholeselling business. Looking at the opportunity in seed production business, he started GASCO Seeds in 1974 with a vision to serve farmers with quality seed. GASCO Seeds is recognised as pioneer in seed industry in Saurashtra region. Till date GASCO Seeds has always been farmer’s first choice.
He is active with various agriculture organization and policy guiding forums of state repute. He has served as Board Member in Gujarat State Seed Certification Agency (GSCCA) and All India Radio (Akashvani), Rajkot. He was selected as life member in Gujarat Association of Agriculture Science, Ahmedabad, President in Saurashtra Agro-input Distributors Association (SADA) for 25 years and as Vice-president in Association of Gujarat Drip Irrigation System Manufactures, Alumni Association College of Agriculture (Junagadh Agriculture University). For his contribution to the farmers of society, All India Radio (Akashvani), Rajkot and Doordarshan invited him to deliver more than 100 radio talks related to agriculture topics.
His approach for quality seeds are the core and guiding principles for GASCO Seeds.