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Vegetable breeding for the 21st century

BASF Vegetable Seeds focuses on creating vegetable varieties that meet local market needs for nutrition, health, convenience, sustainability and profitability. We strive to develop consumer-oriented vegetable solutions through strong partnerships with customers and companies in the value chain.

Innovative breeding
Solutions co-created with partners
Key focus on customer needs
Profound market and cultivation knowledge
Solid partnerships throughout the industry
Smarter consumer centric innovation


Together, keeping ahead of a changing world

Rapid transformations are taking place. Technological innovation, the need for improved crop security and legislation geared to sustainability require a suitable response. At the same time, we must meet consumer demand. Due to culinary preferences and lifestyle changes, consumers want a wider range of vegetables that are both tasty and healthy. By developing suitable varieties and forging partnerships throughout the entire industry, we strive to keep ahead of a changing world. We believe collaboration and synergies inspire innovation and lead to even smarter solutions.


Contact BASF
Phone +31 475 599 222