SI-1281 Kresnice, Golisce 3, Slovenia
Amarant organizes the organic cultivation of vegetable seeds on Demeter and Biodar farms in central Slovenia. The farms are located in the Alpine foothills of Southern Slovenia and in the karst landscape at altitudes of 300-700 m with a sub-mediterranean climate.
I-41100 Via Labriola 18/a-b 42 Modena, Italy
Arcoiris is a seed company from Modena specializing in open-pollinating varieties from biodynamic and organic cultivation. Its offer contains an extensive range of vegetable, herb and flower seeds as well as cereal seeds. The seed propagation farm is located in the Apennines between Bologna and Florence, 700 m above sea level; bran-clay soil; annual precipitation: 800 mm.
D-61209 Echzell, Kronstraße 24
The Bingenheimer Saatgut AG is the coordination point in the Initiativkreis für Gemüsesaatgut (IKG, Initiative for vegetable seeds from biodynamic and organic farming). The company coordinates the seed production in over 80 farming operations in Germany and its the neighboring countries and also supports the propagators with professional advice and trainings opportunities. The processing, quality control as well as the distribution of the seeds are carried out in Bingenheim near Frankfurt am Main. Gardeners which propagate, breed and preserve seeds for biodynamic and organic cutivation work together in the Initiativkreis. A major emphasis are the biodynamic new varieties of Kultursaat e.V. Since 1980, the cooperation with the Initiativkreis has been marked by partner-like economic relations and the motto "Varieties are a cultural asset".
Oude Oenerweg 13, 8161 PL Epe, Netherlands
Located in the middle of the Netherlands, 8 meters above sea level; sandy soil rich in humus. The farming operation has a size of 5.5 hectares and runs a greenhouse with a size of 3000 m². 2 hectares are available for breeding and selection works.
Pieter Venemakade 61, 8605 PL Kielwindeweer, Niederlande
Located in Western Frisia, a few meters above sea level; sandy soil rich in humus (Podzol), strong marine influence with mild winters. Biodynamic seed establishment.
D-29576 Barum, Ebstorfer Straße 1
Potato diversity from the Luneburg Heath. Production of seed potatoes since 1991. Cultivation of over 100 historic varieties and breeding of new potato varieties. Member of Bioverita, the Europe-wide network of organic plant breeders.
F-26400 Eurre, 1868 Route des Limites
Production of organic garlic in the southeast of France in the department Drôme. Average sea level 150-420 m. Mediterranean climate with typical north winds (mistral). Sandy clay-limestone soils and an annual precipitation 850 mm favour the production of garlic and shallots.
D-79232 March, Dorfstraße 43
Gartensoja offers seeds and knowhow concerning the cultivation of edamame soy beans. GMO-free, open-pollinated edamame soy bean varieties are propagated for local cultivation in cooperation with Japanese breeders. The propagation is carried out at Naturland farms at the Kaiserstuhl mountain in South Baden at 250m above sea level; annual average temperature: 12°C; loess loam and clayey loam.
A-4070 Eferding, Josef Friedlstr. 2
21.3 hectares. The farm is located in the Eferding Basin at 250 metres above sea level. Annual precipitation: approx. 700 mm. Average annual temperature: approx. 9.3 °C. Large diversity of vegetables grown outdoors. Marketing to wholesalers, retailers, markets and directly at the farm. Partner company for participative plant breeding (chard Jessica and others).
D-29410 Salzwedel, Jeebel 14
Biogartenversand (online shop for organic gardening supplies) from Salzwedel in der Altmark. Organic seeds, young plants, nursery products and seed potatoes (tubers).
SAT - Sativa-Rheinau AG Klosterplatz, 8462 Rheinau, Switzerland
Rheinau is located directly on the Rhine, about 4 km below the Rhine Falls of Schaffhausen, approx. 370 m above sea level; annual precipitation: 700 mm. The Sativa Rheinau GmbH is operated on the grounds of the biodynamic farm Gut Rheinau which has a size of 145 hectares. A wide range of vegetable and agricultural seeds is propagated on the farm estate and other propagation companies in Switzerland. In addition to its own varieties, Sativa grows and propagates varieties of Kultursaat.
Gosberton Bank Nursery, Gosberton, Spalding GB-PE11 4PB Lincolnshire, Great Britain
Demeter seeds production in Scotland and distribution within the framework of a Camphill community. Propagates varieties of Kultursaat.
NL-1654 JK Benningbroek, Oosterstraat 21
Seit über 10 Jahren bewirtschaftet Familie Timmermann ihren 24 Hektar großen Bauernhof biologisch. Die Bio-Blumenzwibelproduktion umfasst ca. 60 Tulpensorten, 25 verschiedene Narzissensorten und zahlreiche andere Frühlingsblüher.
All farming operations marked with the EU-Bio logo are inspected at regular intervals by a nationally accredited organic inspection body and are in accordance with the Council Regulation (EC) no 834/2007 in its applicable version organic certified.