About KWS

KWS has been breeding crops for the moderate climatic zone for more than 150 years. The company is now one of the world’s leading seed producers.



KWS at a glance

In fiscal 2014/15, the KWS Group and its approximately 60 subsidiaries and associated companies generated net sales of € 986 million. It has around 4,700 employees and a footprint touching more than 70 countries.

Our core competence is crop breeding. To that end, the company invested € 174 million last fiscal year in research and development, 17.7 percent of its net sales. As a result, KWS is able to provide farmers with almost 400 new, higher-yielding market approvals every year.

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  • How to reach us: Headquarters Einbeck [pdf | 1.14 MB] pdf Download
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  • How to reach us -Blockhaus Wetze [pdf | 1.19 MB] pdf Download
  • How to reach us -Klostergut Wiebrechtshausen [pdf | 1.22 MB] pdf Download

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