Seeds and services for better yield

Our high-yield seeds and trusted knowledge have made us the farmers’ partner for generations. We contribute to nutrition solutions for a steadily growing world population by constantly improving genetic potential through excellent research and offering expert services to farmers through the entire year. Our shared success is the result of a corporate culture that offers entrepreneurial freedom and supports dedicated talent that develops solutions.

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About us

KWS sows the future. Our high-yielding seed and extensive knowledge make us a trusted partner of farmers - and have been for generations. In this way, we contribute to solutions for feeding a steadily growing world population.

Thinking in terms of generations

Agricultural businesses are run by people - by their commitment, their passion, their skills. Family cohesion and community are the driving force behind success: experience is passed on from generation to generation in order to master the challenges of tomorrow. An achievement based on long-term thinking to secure tomorrow's food - and one we highly appreciate.
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How we grow from challenges across generations

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Press releases

KWS expects certification of sustainable feeding concept for pigs

KWS expects certification of sustainable feeding concept for pigs

Einbeck, November 22, 2023
The federally funded 6-R concept1 has provided scientific proof that providing rye-rich feed to pigs both promotes animal health and leads to a significant reduction in CO2 emissions in livestock farming. KWS expects certification next year of the resulting sustainable feeding concept – a first with a signal effect for the entire industry.

KWS` DryDown+ varieties: Harvesting grain corn with less than 20% grain moisture

KWS` DryDown+
varieties: Harvesting grain corn with less than 20% grain moisture

Einbeck, November 20, 2023
New political requirements lead to the fact that growing grain corn is an increasingly attractive option for many farmers in Europe. KWS' DryDown+ grain corn varieties are characterized by very early flowering and an extremely fast and strong dry-down (drying capacity). These properties allow cultivation for the first time in regions previously dominated by winter cereals and also strengthen sustainable cultivation in typical grain corn regions.

KWS successfully concludes fiscal 2022/2023 and exceeds its sales and earnings guidance

KWS successfully concludes fiscal 2022/2023 and exceeds its sales and earnings guidance

Einbeck, September 27, 2023

  • Net sales rise by 18% to €1.82 (1.54) billion on the back of organic growth
  • Sharp improvement in key indicators for operating income: EBITDA: +26% to €318.2 (252.5) million, EBIT: +44% to €222.8 (155.4) million; earnings per share: +18% to €3.85 (3.27)
  • Free cash flow increases to €44.5 (9.5) million
  • Dividend* raised to €0.90 (0.80) per share

*Proposed dividend

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