Australian Exporters Company (AEXCO)

AEXCO has appointed a number of Seed Management Collaborators (SMC’s) to produce and distribute seed of their hay oat varieties in the key hay growing regions of Australia. For more information on location and contact details of the nearest SMC to you please go to AEXCO website http://www.aexco.com.au

Australian Grain Technologies (AGT)

Sourcing Seed of AGT varieties:

  • AGT aim to make it easy for every grain grower in Australia to enjoy access to seed of their improved varieties. There are two ways to source seed of AGT varieties:

AGT Affiliates:

  • A network of professional seed growers and processors based in key locations across Australia, chosen by AGT to produce and distribute the very best quality seed of AGT varieties, in accordance with the industries highest quality standards. AGT Affiliates are responsible for production, grading, sales and distribution of all AGT varieties. AGT Affiliates offer both wholesale and retail sales capacity and thereby growers can access seed of AGT varieties from AGT Affiliates directly, or through most agricultural merchandising retail stores. AGT does not sell seed direct to growers, nor does AGT earn any income from the sale of seed. Find out more: https://www.agtbreeding.com.au/sourcing-seed/agt-affiliates

Seed Sharing:

  • Seed Sharing™ is a low cost way of introducing AGT’s improved genetics into your program. Seed Sharing™ is a licensed farmer to farmer trading scheme whereby grain of selected AGT varieties may be traded between farmers to use as seed. Farmers who have grown a crop of an AGT variety may sell seed to another farmer at a price or arrangement negotiated between them, providing they complete an AGT Seed Sharing™ License Agreement form. Find out more: https://www.agtbreeding.com.au/sourcing-seed/seed-sharing

Pacific Seeds (PacSeeds) – Associates

Pacific Seeds network of regional-based associates are responsible for producing, processing, distributing and selling Pacific Seeds’ wheat planting seed. The network of Pacific Seeds’ associates will ensure that quality seed is available to retailers and growers in a timely, convenient and economical manner. Seed is available season from your preferred Pacific Seeds’ associate and other retailers. www.pacificseeds.com

Auswest

Contact Auswest by Phone: 0268521500 or go to their website http://www.auswestseeds.com.au

Canola Breeders of Western Australia

Canola Breeders, which released many successful canola varieties in Australia, has assigned ownership of its canola germplasm and varieties, registrations and Plant Breeders Rights to NPZ Australia Pty Ltd.

For more information on NPZ Australia Pty Ltd please refer below.

Coorow Seeds

Coorow Seeds is a private company that provides a quality service to growers, seed producers, exporters, importers, distributors and end users. Coorow Seeds cleans grain, sells seed, exports grain and value added products in containers. Suppliers of feed and food grain products for domestic and export clients. http://www.coorowseeds.com.au/

Free to Trade

Growers are able to openly trade seed of these varieties with other growers. Please note that some varieties are only able to traded freely between growers in specific states. If unsure about seed distribution arrangements please check with the company responsible for seed distribution or contact info@varietycentral.com.au

Grainsearch

GrainSearch is the largest grower owned cereal seed company in Australia providing new and improved cereal varieties to growers across Australia. GrainSearch partners with a number of Domestic & International plant breeders to commercialise new varieties in the Australian market place and has to date released 12 cereal varieties.

Seed is made available to growers via our key Affiliates.  These Affiliates wholesale GrainSearch seed to your local reseller store and also offer direct to farmer sales.

For details on your closest GrainSearch Affiliate and information about our range of cereal varieties, please visit the GrainSearch website www.grainsearch.net.au or contact GrainSearch on 0448318262

Heritage Seeds

Heritage Seeds is a Seed Company driven by significant investment in Research and Development.  Designed to deliver greater productivity for farmers throughout Australia.  As a member of the Royal Barenbrug group, Heritage Seeds produces market leading varieties of pasture, forage, broadacre crops and turf.

The recent acquisition of Seedmark has strengthened our portfolio of products on offer and establishes new partnerships in plant breeding and seed production. Our national sales and customer service teams ensure that farmers get the best seed varieties to suit their specific needs.

For all Seed Orders, please contact Heritage Seeds on 1800 007 333. Seed Licence can be viewed at https://www.heritageseeds.com.au.

Intergrain / Intergrain Seedclub Members

InterGrain is a leading cereal breeding company with varieties occupying a significant proportion of Australian cereal crop growing regions; bred by InterGrain’s strong team of experienced breeders who remain committed to delivering products which satisfy grower and end-user market requirements.

InterGrain markets their own wheat and barley varieties and has appointed a number of seed processors, Seedclub Members, who have the rights to produce, sell and distribute seed of new and future varieties. InterGrain prides itself on breeding varieties which provide long lasting productivity gains for grain growers and works closely with Seedclub members to produce high quality seed.

InterGrain wheat varieties including Devil, Vixen, Kinsei, Sheriff CL Plus and Chief CL Plus and barley varieties Spartacus CL, Buff and La Trobe are available for sale through Seedclub members (supply varies between members) and member contact details are available on the InterGrain website. Resellers and growers are strongly encouraged to access seed of InterGrain varieties through their chosen Seedclub member.

For more information visit www.intergrain.com

NPZ Australia

NPZ Australia Pty Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of NPZ Lembke in Germany, an international plant breeding company with major activity in canola.

In September 2013 the ownership of the Canola Breeders Western Australia canola germplasm and varieties, registrations and Plant Breeders Rights was assigned to NPZ Australia.

NPZ Australia will commercialise canola varieties through selected seed partners in Australia.

NuSeed

NuSeed is an Australian owned and operated broadacre seed company. Nuseed prides itself on producing and supplying Australian farmers with the latest seed technology in the highest quality products.

Nuseed is investing in the future of Australian farming through its many and varied research and development programs, both domestically and around the globe. Nuseed is actively involved in the breeding, development and commercialisation of the core Australian broadacre crops:

WHEAT  – CANOLA – SUNFLOWER – SORGHUM – FORAGE – CORN.

Nuseed aim to improve returns to both the farmer and the industry, in providing a range of products that add value, through the chain and post farm gate. https://www3.nuseed.com/au/contact/

Pacific Seeds

With over 45 years on the Australian agricultural scene, Pacific Seeds has demonstrated its commitment to bringing the best plant genetics and seed technology to Australia’s farming community.

Based in Toowoomba on the Darling Downs, but with research and production facilities and sites across Australia, Pacific Seeds has a strong history in breeding, research and production of hybrid and open pollinated broadacre crops.

Their main crops groups are canola, corn, forage and grain sorghums, forage oats, wheat and sunflowers.

Pacific Seeds is part of the Advanta Group of companies. http://www.pacificseeds.com

PB Seeds

PB Seeds specialises in the field of fine quality seed and grains. Our business is vertically integrated from the production of seed and grain, processing and packaging to marketing seed and grain domestically and internationally. We cater for small to large quantities, from retail packs to containers for export, and our production processes have excellent efficiency and traceability with HACCP quality assurance. Seed must pass strict crop QA, grain processing and quality testing and final processed seed QA standards. Our experience in lentils, pulses and other grains expands over 20 years and we have extensive networks across Australia and overseas. PBSeeds is based near Horsham, Victoria.

PBSeeds is the commercial partner to Pulse Breeding Australia (PBA) for the release of PBA lentil varieties across Australia. PBSeeds and PBA are delivering lentil varieties to growers 2-4 years earlier by fast tracking the identification, multiplication, generation of information and release of new varieties. All PBA lentil varieties are grown under a PBR bag licence or licence agreement and are available from many local resellers.

http://www.pbseeds.com.au/

PGG Wrightson – Keith

PBA Kareema is available from PGG Wrightson – Keith South Australia Phone: +61 8 8755 1777 Fax: +61 8 8755 1815 Email: pggwkeith@pggwsa.com.au

Seed Associates (Pacific Seeds)

Pacific Seeds network of regional-based associates are responsible for producing, processing, distributing and selling Pacific Seeds’ wheat planting seed. The network of Pacific Seeds’ associates will ensure that quality seed is available to retailers and growers in a timely, convenient and economical manner. Seed is available this season from your preferred Pacific Seeds’ associate and other retailershttp://www.pacificseeds.com.au/pacific-seeds-associates.html .

Seedcell (NuSeed)

Seedcell is an alliance between Nuseed and prominent seed sheds in Eastern Australia. The SeedCell alliance will ensure, high quality seed, of Nuseed wheat varieties will be available in the volumes required for Eastern States wheat growers on a regional basis.

All seed of Nuseed varieties grown, processed and sold through SeedCell members, will be required to pass high, minimum QA standards, including paddock inspections, and minimum purity and germination standards http://www.nuseed.com.au/AU/SeedCell

SeedForce

For more information on the seed distribution arrangements on Seedforce wheat and barley varieties please call 03 58323800.

SeedGroup

The Seed Group is made of three separate Western Australia seed production and distribution companies.

  • Australian Seed and Grain, Moora  phone 0896511069
  • EDSCO, Kellerberrin  phone 0890454036
  • mulitSEED, Esperance phone 0890711053

Seed Management Collaborators (SMC’s)

AEXCO oat hay varieties are distributed via a group of seed production and distribution collaborators. For more information about the location and contact of these collaborators please go to http://www.aexco.com.au

SeedNet

Seednet Partners are a national network of regionally based rural seed businesses servicing retailers and growers with Seednet varieties.

This network of 18 Seednet Partners offers retailers and growers cost effective access to quality assured seed, backed by local knowledge and service.

For queries relating to the nearest Seednet Partner contact your local Territory Sales Agronomist.

Territory Sales Agronomists:

  • North Eastern Australia – Jon Thelander – Tel: 0429 314 909
  • South Eastern Australia – Rob Christie – Tel: 0427 340 608
  • Western Region Manager WA – David Clegg – Tel: 0408 630 641