East-West Seed has a singular focus on tropical vegetables. It’s our passion, and it’s what sets us apart from our competitors. We seek out new and exciting market opportunities, always pushing to achieve better products for the smallholder farmers we serve. Our relationship with farmers and our desire to challenge the conventions of plant breeding are integral to the company’s success. We know the value that seed quality plays in our clients’ businesses and livelihoods, so East-West Seed ensures only the best seeds reach our customers.Read More
Looking towards the future, our priority at East-West Seed is to use our international knowledge and experience to develop a good understanding of farmers’ needs and the crops we breed. Our commitment is to invest in research and development that ensures we breed what the market wants.
Good quality seeds are the foundation for a good harvest. Our innovations in hybrid seed technology have made major impacts in the markets where we’ve introduced them. We breed varieties that are tailor-fit to our farmers’ needs, which improves their commercial success. Our plant breeders have also made significant breakthroughs in breeding for greater resistance to the insects and diseases that plague our clients’ crops.
Dr. Conrado Balatero
Group Breeding Manager
“One of the driving factors of East-West Seed is our strength and commitment to serving local farmers. It’s in the DNA of every East-West Seed employee.”
Simon Jan de Hoop
VP for Research and Development
“Ultimately, our commitment is to develop added value for farmers, and it is creating this value that drives our business.”
East-West Seed Knowledge Transfer
Contributing to higher yield for smallholder farmers by sharing knowledge and skills.