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Date：Aug. 28, 2019 Category：Companies
KWS successfully issued promissory note loans (“Schuldscheindarlehen”) with a total volume of EUR 400 million. In view of the huge demand and the resulting ov...
Date：Aug. 16, 2019 Category：Companies
Adelmo KWS and Feliciano KWS, two high-yielding winter rapeseed varieties that are resistant to fungal infection caused by Phoma, are now available in France fo...
Date：Jul. 31, 2019 Category：Products
Seed specialist KWS is further expanding its corn breeding program in Brazil / launch of KWS’ own new corn genetic material / six new hybrids enable very good ...
Date：Jul. 3, 2019 Category：Companies
Upon today’s entry in the commercial register, the company’s legal form has changed from KWS SAAT SE into KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA as adopted by the Annual Gene...
Date：Jul. 2, 2019 Category：Companies
The question of the sugar content in beet is decisive for the success of sugarbeet growers and factories.
Date：Jun. 20, 2019 Category：Companies
KWS SAAT SE
Today, seed specialist KWS SAAT SE announced that the company has signed a binding agreement to acquire Pop Vriend Seeds (Andijk/NL).
Date：May. 20, 2019 Category：Companies
The KWS Group generated net sales of €857.7 million, at the level of the previous year (€862.5 million), in the first nine month 2018/2019. Operating income (...
Date：Mar. 1, 2019 Category：Companies
BAYER AG and KWS SAAT SE have granted MariboHilleshög a long-term license for their innovative weed control system CONVISO® SMART. With this agreement another...
Date：Feb. 27, 2019 Category：Companies
The KWS Group recorded an 18.4% increase in net sales to €289.1 million in the first half of 2018/2019.
Date：Dec. 21, 2018 Category：Products
The three-year official variety results from the Institute for Sugar Beet Research (IfZ) from Göttingen certify KWS sugar beet varieties once again very well. ...
Date：Dec. 17, 2018 Category：Companies
The mission of KWS is to offer farmers of excellent quality. To achieve this goal, KWS invests in innovative technologies to test the seed.
Date：Dec. 13, 2018 Category：Companies
The Technical Board of Appeal of the European Patent Office (EPO) has ruled that a new regulation on the patentability of plants adopted by the Administrative C...
Date：Dec. 7, 2018 Category：Companies
A major advance for sustainable agriculture: Using a new method, KWS is the first company to make long-lasting seed capsules containing biologicals. These can n...
Date：Dec. 5, 2018 Category：Products
KWS sees two new high-yielding quality wheats, a two-row winter barley and a conventional oilseed rape added to the 2019-20 AHDB Recommended List.
Date：Nov. 21, 2018 Category：Companies
Evaluation of characterization of our wheat genetics and varieties just became stronger. KWS Cereals, LLC, based in Champaign, IL has expanded its testing locat...
Date：Nov. 8, 2018 Category：Companies
KWS is creating more space to cope with the increase in its research activities by investing around €20 million in a new, cutting-edge laboratory and office bu...
Tags:Investment & Expansion
Date：Oct. 25, 2018 Category：Companies
Net sales of the KWS Group in fiscal 2017/2018 were €1,068.0 million and so about at the same level of the previous year, due to exchange rate effects. If exch...
Date：Oct. 12, 2018 Category：Companies
KWS is investing in Brazil: The independent seed company is more than doubling its production capacities. A total of around €10 million is currently being inve...
Date：Oct. 3, 2018 Category：Companies
KWS SAAT SE and the J.R. Simplot Company have founded a new joint venture company Aardevo B.V., to deliver top performing potato varieties through hybrid breedi...
Date：Sep. 21, 2018 Category：Companies
Even after the ruling by the European Court of Justice on new plant breeding methods, KWS will continue to invest in them. “The new means of targeted mutagenes...