EUROPLANT - Your strong partner for seed potatoes
We, the EUROPLANT Pflanzenzucht GmbH, are an innovative and international trading company for seed potatoes. As a distribution organisation uniting our affiliated breeders we have breeding know-how and operate in more than 70 countries all over the world.
OUR VISION - We breed to feed the world and to protect our planet.
OUR MISSION - We are drivers for a modern, efficient and sustainable agriculture.
We are a reliable and fair partner to our customers and business partners and see ourselves as a service provider for potatoes. Together with Böhm-Nordkartoffel Agrarproduktion GmbH & Co. OHG (BNA), breeding and propagation are organized in an integrated production process.
The four seasons of the potato - corporate video of EUROPLANT Pflanzenzucht GmbH
Our EUROPLANT varieties are classically bred using conventional breeding techniques from non-genetically modified crossing partners.
For many years, the improvement of natural resistances, resilience and increased cultivation efficiency have been at the forefront of our variety development work.
Our range includes more than 100 types of table, processing and starch varieties. Each of our varieties is a unique combination of characters, providing excellent quality and solutions for the diverse requirements of our customers.
Four new varieties for 2021/2022 season
Lüneburg, May 2021 | The Federal Office of Plant Varieties granted approval to four new varieties of EUROPLANT Pflanzenzucht GmbH in March 2021. Read more...
EUROPLANT launches the Lower Carb Potato
Lueneburg, February 2021 | EUROPLANT adapts to the low carb nutrition trend and is now offering two potato varieties with fewer carbohydrates: the mild, mainly firm-cooking Coronada, which is branded as Linella, and the tasty, firm-cooking Montana. Read more...
New REGINA Video!
Our medium-early, waxy quality table potato REGINA convinces with excellent culinary quality and a pure deep yellow flesh colour. It is perfect as a rosemary potato with a good piece of meat. Take a look ... Link to the video
Our variety of the year!
The visually attractive CORINNA is a very early variety, which convinces with its early and high yields. It quickly reaches its skin density. Together with its storability, it offers a wide marketing range. Watch the video...
The quality of our seed potatoes is a result of our integrated production system.
From in vitro-culture and the production of mini-tubers and pre-basic seed potatoes at BNA, to a large number of experienced contract farmers, we control the quality of our production.
We see ourselves as a cooperation partner, which advises and supports its multipliers comprehensively to guarantee successful potato production and marketing. Because of our own pre-basic seed potato production facilities, we know about the needs of potato multipliers and farmers. You may rely on our experienced experts.
One important aspect of our competence is the production of seeds for organic farming. We offer a wide range of resistant and superb varieties guaranteeing our EUROPLANT quality. Just like their colleagues from the field of conventional production, our organic multipliers also have many years of experience.
EUROPLANT is climate neutral
Lüneburg, May 2020 | From May 2020 EUROPLANT is a climate-neutral company. We are pleased that we have now taken a major step forward in supporting sustainability in climate protection.
We assist our customers by offering reliably and technically tailored cultivation advice to their location. From variety selection to harvest, storage and marketing, our experts provide valuable support. Field inspections at our customers form the basis for a tailor-made variety recommendation.
Our experience and the expertise of our EUROPLANT cultivation consultants assist numerous agricultural companies in Germany and far beyond the national borders. Since 2004, we act as registered coordinators in the QS- and GLOBAL G.A.P.-System and provide our customers with advice on fulfilling the criteria.
We are member in the most important German and European associations of the potato industry. For example: Federal Association of German Plant Breeders (BDP), UNIKA, German Potato Trade Association (DKHV),Euroseeds (ex ESA), German Agricultural Society (DLG) and regional seed producer organizations.
Informations about current field days and events are available on our website under Dates & Events.