Deutsche Saatveredelung AG (DSV)

About DSV

Deutsche Saatveredelung AG is an international plant breeding company with headquarters in Germany. For over 90 years we have focused on the breeding, production and sales of forage and turf grasses, oilseeds, clovers, various cover crops, cereals and maize.

1,500 farms produce premium-quality, single-variety seed for DSV. The company as a whole sells 51,000 tonnes of seed a year. To do this we rely on a 600-strong national and international workforce. Our share capital is in the hands of 800 shareholders, mainly seed producers and our staff.

DSV has subsidiaries in Denmark, Great Britain, France, the Netherlands, Poland and the Ukraine and maintains a global presence through our shareholdings, marketing organisations and partners around the world.