Research and Development

At Elsoms, our expert team create market leading crop varieties and seed treatments using specialised facilities and equipment. Working in collaboration with growers, suppliers and research partners, we push boundaries to achieve success.

Creating successful new plant varieties and seed treatments demand significant time and investment. Our site is a major plant breeding and seed testing station with state-of-the-art equipment. Our enthusiastic, highly-trained and highly-qualified staff are all specialists in their roles, working together to continually improve seed and crop quality.
High quality science is the foundation of our work, and we actively seek to build long-lasting relationships with partners and researchers working in our areas of interest. If you have any questions, or would like more information, please contact Dr Adrian Dunford, our dedicated Research Manager. We would love to hear from you if you are working on a relevant area of research.

Developing a deep understanding of market needs and finding new and better solutions for growers is at the heart of our business. It’s work that never ends, and it’s work that our specialists have incredible passion and enthusiasm for.

David Coop, Research, Development and Marketing Director