About President

Sri A. Praveen Reddy was born on 28/06/1958 at mulkanoor village, Bheemadevarapally Mandal, Karimnagar Dist. He has studied B.Sc. (Agri.) and PGDM. After completion of his post graduation, he has been elected as president of the society in the year 1987 and continuing as president still now. At present he is Director of IFFCO, New Delhi for second term. He is also the president of AKVR Rural Development Society.

Positions held by him previously

MLA from 32-Husnabad constituency (2009-14), Karimnagar, Telangana

Board member, Acharya NG Ranga Agriculture University, Hyderabad

Board member, Sri Venkateshwara veterinary university, Thirupathi, AP

Board member, AP Agriculture development board

Member, State Executive Committee, Federation of farmers associations, Hyderbad

Vice president, Confederation of Kisan Organisation, (CKO)

Trustee and Secretary of Cooperative Development Organisation, CDF, Hyderabad

Member, Zonal Advisory Board of south central zone of Life Insurance Corporation

As President, since last (29) years, he contributed in developing the Mulkanoor Cooperative by introducing several schemes for the betterment of the farmer members. He has introduced welfare schemes, payment of bonus on Agriculture produce of Members (Paddy, Paddy Seeds and Cotton) Procured by the society, and introduced Insurance schemes from the own funds of the society. Agricultural scientist are being invited to the society to equip with the up to date knowledge of new Agricultural techniques, to the farmer members, besides sending them to Agricultural seminars and melas, Animal health care also looked into by conducting yearly animal health camps, in all (14) villages of the Area of operation with the help of Veterinary officials. He is constantly reviewing the affairs of the society with the support of Board of Directors, village development committee and land monitoring committee Members. Constituted for each village and others and taking steps for betterment and development of the society.

chairman journey

Shri. A. Praveen Reddy, president of the Society Studying the grass bundle, vegetables and dairy form at Netherlands

He has actively participated and promoted the following cooperative and a!riculture activities

Under the Chairmanship the MCRB & MS Ltd., has been diversified into many activities to meet the needs of the farmers and introduced many Welfare Schemes to Safe Guard the interest of the farmer members of the Society.

Promoted women Cooperative Dairy at Mulkanoor with 103 affiliated Women Co-op Milk Societies with 19 thousand women members in the year 2002

Organized A.K.V.R. Rural Development Society, in the year 2000 and established Junior & Degree College and, taken up 3 watershed programme with the assistance of NABARD.

Promoted women & men Thrift Cooperatives in Karimnagar and Warangal Districts.

Promoted paddy seed production cooperatives in Karimnagar & Warangal districts.

Associated with Researchers, Agro based Companies, in prospering Agri. Business Activities. Coordinated with the Government agencies such as DRDA, BC/SC/ST Corporation, ITDA for the benefit of scheduled castes, scheduled tribes, weaker sections and small & marginal farmers,.

Introduction of Modern Techniques in Micro irrigation to improve Agril. Production i.e., Drip & Sprinklers.

Attended several International and national level seminars and workshops on cooperatives & agriculture.

Presented country paper at seminar on "Entrepreneurial Skills Development of Small farmers / farmer groups for Agri. Business" organized by Asian Productivity Organisation from 1-8 October 2003, Tokyo, Japan.

Delivered key note address on "success story of MCRBMS" at World Agriculture Forum 2013, with the theme "Reshaping Agriculture for sustainable future: focus on small farm holders" at Hyderabad 4-7 November 2013.

Presented PowerPoint presentation at ICA- Asia Pacific 11th Regional Assembly and 8th Cooperative forum on "Evidences of Sustainable Socio Economic Environmental growth through cooperatives in the region" at Bali, Indonesia, 15-20 September 2014.

Presented PowerPoint presentation on "Role of cooperatives and rural marketing" at J. Raghotham


Attended General Assembly meeting of International Cooperative Alliance and other meetings as organised by ICA


Participated in the ICA- Asia and Pacific 11th Regional Assembly and 8th Cooperative forum and presented power point presentation on "Evidences of Sustainable Socio Economic Environmental growth through cooperatives"

South Africa

Attended General Assembly meeting of International Cooperative Alliance and other meetings as organised by ICA


Attended General Assembly meeting of International Cooperative Alliance, Manchester, UK and other meetings as organised by ICA.


On invitation from Agriterra, participated in " THE COOPERATIVE FARMERS TOUR(TOER DE BOER)"


Participated in the ICA launch of international cooperative year (IYC-2012), ICA General Assembly and related meetings held at Cancun.


On invitation from Mansanto Company, USA, attended farm progress 2010 show held in Lowa


Attended General Assembly meeting of International Cooperative Alliance, Geneva and other meetings as organised by ICA


Studied seed production activities and methods adopted to increase Agricultural Production.


Presented country paper at seminar on Entrepreneurial Skills Development of Small Farmers/Farmer Groups for Agri. Business organized by Asian Productivity Organisation Tokyo.


Participated in Seminar on Local Government and Civil Society at Friedrich Naumann Stiftung - Gummers bach - Germany.


To study New Techniques in Agriculture production & Agri. Processing.


As delegate of Government of Andhra Pradesh to participate in Agri. Tech-96 to familarise with Agricultural technologies