EUROPLANT Pflanzenzucht GmbH is 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.
We are a reliable and fair partner to our customers and business partners and see ourselves as a service provider for potatoes.
Our Mission: We are drivers for a modern, efficient and sustainable agriculture.
Famers benefit from our quality promise and can rely on our potato varieties as well as on our seeds. Together with BIOPLANT Biotechnologisches Forschungslabor GmbH and Böhm-Nordkartoffel Agrarproduktion GmbH & Co. OHG (BNA), breeding and propagation are organized in an integrated production process.
Our EUROPLANT varieties are classically bred using conventional breeding techniques from non-genetically modified crossing partners.
For many years, the improvement of natural resistances 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.
The quality of our seed potatoes is a result of our integrated production system.
From in vitro-culture at BIOPLANT 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.
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 in the Federal Association of German Plant Breeders (BDP), the UNIKA, the German Potato Trade Association (DKHV), the European Seed Association (ESA), the German Agricultural Society (DLG) and regional seed producer organizationsInformation about current field days and events are available on our website under News.