Limgroup specialises in breeding asparagus. Limgroup (formerly known as Limseeds) breeds green and white asparagus for all the main cultivation areas worldwide and is the European market leader with its 100% male asparagus varieties. The varieties stand out for their long profitable life and their combination of high yields and good quality.
At the basis of the company’s varietal breeding efforts is an excellent team of breeders who are facilitated by specialists in the fields of biotechnology and cultivation. Besides classic breeding methods, the company also uses highly advanced molecular technology to accelerate processes and improve the end results.
The team of asparagus breeders has at its disposal modern laboratory facilities, trial plots at various locations and excellently equipped greenhouses. Besides breeding asparagus, Limgroup also produces and sells asparagus seeds under its own management.
A team of cultivation specialists is able to provide accurate advice on all aspects of asparagus cultivation “right into the field”, to help growers optimise their results.