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    New for 2020: Beet Seed Service

The Beet Seed Service is available to all growers of KWS varieties with EPD treated seed

The decision of re-sowing sugar beet is a last resort, not a decision to be taken lightly. A wide range of issues can cause an un-economic plant stand within the establishing crop such as frost, windblow and pest damage.

To complement our offer of EPD treated for UK growers, we are offering KWS Beet Seed Service to provide a peace of mind if re-sowing is necessary.

The Principle of Beet Seed Service

Should you need to re-sow your beet crop we will offer the replacement seed at 50% of the initial sale price of the seed.

For example, if you were to spend £180 per unit on KWS EPD treated seed and needed to re-sow, the seed cost for re-sowing would be £90 per unit.

1.Register for Beet Seed Service by signing up to MyKWS. Make sure to register your fields within 14 days of drilling

  • 1. Name, address, contact details
  • 2. Field seed is drilled and date of drilling
  • 3. Proof of purchase of original seed order (invoice or delivery note) including lot number

2. If the crop fails to establish to a satisfactory level within 8 weeks of drilling, submit a damage report via the Beet Seed Service Website.

3. A member of the KWS team will visit to discuss your crop and the need to re-sow.

4. If re-sowing is required, KWS will supply seed directly and invoice at 50% of your initial invoice price. The invoice will not be due for payment until 1st October in the year of first drilling.

Terms and Conditions

Replacement seed offered to growers through KWS Beet Seed Service must be re-sown in the year it is provided.