Mrs. Surjeet had an inner calling to contribute to the environment and farmers and had started her entrepreneurial journey at the age of 47 with the inspiration from her daughter MeghjitKaur who is now a director working in Canada.Zeal is what drives me says Surjeet.One day while she was taking a walk where legendary Mikha Singh once practiced,pondering over plan for retirement, came the answer - ZEAL, a higher purpose to support the backbone of India- Farming.
She has been trained for “novel PHOSPO LIPID ANNALYSIS”by the top soil scientist Dr. Jeff Buyer formUniversity of Washington, USA.This gives her the ability to analyze software-based GC reports that provide microbial information forflora of soil. She uses this knowledge to recommend best solutions to boost yield.
As of now Zeal offers services across three Verticals.Microbial testing,Products (Range of 51 fertilizers and pesticides, including organic range)and Contract Farming (which includes consultation and the use of precision agriculture to increase the yield of the farmers).MrsSurjeet’s son Chandpreet Singh who is Masters in mechanic engineering fromPoland, joined Zeal biologicals and works alongside her in the company. Both her children have just one thing to say about her “She has always been our hero, and now she is serving a greater good”.
Mrs. Surjeet’s hard work and perseverance has brought about great achievement to Zeal Biologicals, here are a fewcertifications and awards
× Zeal Biologicals’ was nominated in India 5000 best MSME award 2019.
× Zeal Biologicals’ founder and CEO Surjeet Kaur was awarded the woman entrepreneurof the year ,2014 by the organization Pharma leaders.
× Zeal Biologicals was awarded the best Agripreneur award from the organization Telanganainformation technology association in the year 2019.
× The CEO, Surjit Kaur, a graduate from Indian school of business, which is ranked 12thinAsia, has also worked closely with Jeffrey S Buyer. Dr. Buyer is the Lead Scientist on Soil Microbiology.
Zeal bears responsibility of high volume and complex customer demands. The largest customer is based out of Hyderabad and has a total land area of 100 acre. On average the regular customers have 3-10 acres of land. She also caters to the only fully organic village in Telangana. She has built strong relationships not just with customers but with all her stakeholders including Sarpanch of the villages. Here are some of the reviews the Zeal received directly from some loyal customers.