Oilseed rape





Grainseed aims to provide a range of reliable, innovative and competitive varieties to meet and exceed farmers’ and growers’ needs.

Specialising in maize and oilseed rape, Grainseed varieties are recognised for providing high yields, superior disease control, a range of maturities and a strong overall agronomic package, leading to unrivalled performance with ease of management – satisfying end customers' requirements.

Grainseed are the UK agents for the European breeder Euralis Semences (hence the prefix Es for many of its varieties), aiming to introduce new varieties from its research on a regular basis. Euralis Semences have their roots in the South of France and all Grainseed varieties are thoroughly trialled and tested for UK conditions, hence "Bred for Britain"
From its base in East Anglia, Grainseed supply top quality seed via a nationwide specialist merchant network.

Grainseed is recognized for providing high quality, high performance maize varieties, for forage, grain and biogas. Its portfolio of maize varieties offers high yields, high quality and a range of maturities to suit all growing systems.

The winter oilseed rape portfolio, which includes popular varieties such as Es Astrid, Es Alienor, Es Cubic and provide growers with a robust agronomic package, high vigour, multigene disease resistance and excellent yields, just what farmers are looking for. Also look out for the new early maturing variety from Grainseed, Es Alegria.

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