1. To provide a medium for the exchange, discussion and dissemination of current development in the field of plant breeding to its members.

2. To promote the general advancement of plant breeding and to create a forum to bring together and facilitate the exchange of information amongst its members and provide opportunities for its members to establish a firm link between plant breeders in India and abroad.

3. To promote the profession of plant breeding and increase professional competence in developing improved varieties and hybrids in different crops.