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Germains Grand Opening

Germains Seed Technology Celebrates Grand Opening of New Gilroy Facilities

Germains Seed Technology held a Grand Opening to celebrate the completion of their new organic automated processing facility and Research and Development Lab in Gilroy. Germains invested over $7 million in the construction of a new 37,500 sq ft certified organic facility. In addition to the new processing operations, Germains also purchased and renovated the […]

Victoria Lawrence Joins Germains Seed Technology as Managing Director

Germains Seed Technology announced that Victoria Lawrence has joined the company as the new Managing Director. In this role, she will lead Germains’ business operations and sales across all key markets and facilities in the UK, Netherlands, Spain and the United States. More About Victoria Lawrence Before joining Germains, Ms. Lawrence spent six years at […]

New Product: Exilis™ for chard, red beet and brassica

In 2018 at Seed meets Technology we introduced a new product, this new product is an new addition to our hygiene range: Exilis™ for chard, red beet and brassica. Exilis chard and red beet: This is an innovative hygiene process to remove seed borne bacterial leaf spot from Swiss chard and red beet. The advantages of […]

2018 ISF World Congress

The International Seed Federation (ISF) represents the interests of the professional seed industry at the global level. As quality seed is the first step in the production of food, its availability is central to agricultural production in many, if not all, nations. ISF’s mission is to facilitate the international movement of seed for sowing within […]

A Leading Seed Technology Supplier

Germains is one of the world’s leading seed technology suppliers with facilities in the UK, the Netherlands, Spain, and North America. We work closely with partners, stakeholders and customers to ensure long-term, sustainable and profitable growth. Based in Europe and North America, the seeds we treat are distributed worldwide. Leading Seed Technology Supplier – What […]

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SIVAL Trade Show | Supporting the French Seed Industry

The SIVAL brings together everyone who counts from the world of horticulture, viticulture, arboriculture and vegetable growing. It is the leading trade fair for specialty crops in France and the best place where producers (plant raisers, growers etc…) come to find the keys to their future success. Alongside this the show is a huge platform for […]

Sugar Industry Programme

NFU Sugar Industry Programme at Germains

This November Germains were pleased to welcome the 2018 NFU Sugar Industry Programme (SIP) group to our sugar beet Priming, Pelleting, Filmcoating and R&D facilities in King’s Lynn, Norfolk. About the NFU Sugar Industry Programme The SIP is now in its eighth year and offers young growers and industry professionals the opportunity to learn more […]

European Seed Association

Meet us there! European Seed Association Annual Meeting 2017!

We invite you to visit us at Booth 10 or schedule a meeting with  us at Trading Table 32 at the European Seed Association (ESA) Annual Meeting in Riga, Latvia, 8th to 10th October! Products to be featured at European Seed Association Annual Meeting Our Commercial Team Richard Nicholls, Hans Renia, Christophe Clement and Andrew […]

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Spinach seed priming boosts Danish seed production

The small country of Denmark is a big player in the area of global seed production. Around 5000 highly skilled Danish growers produce more than 40 % of the EU’s total production of grass and horticultural seeds for  crops including (but not limited to) spinach, cabbage, herbs, chrysanthemum and flowers.  The growers in Denmark benefit […]

Students Visit Germains

Wageningen Students Visit Germains Research & Development Team

On Thursday the 13th of July, 30 plant sciences students from Wageningen University visited Germains R&D department in the UK. This was part of a study trip organised by Semper Florens, the study association of plant sciences, biotechnology and organic agriculture at Wageningen University and research. The trip also included visits to other local companies […]