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Our top 3 Sweetcorn varieties for early, mid and late season

Our top 3 Sweetcorn varieties for early, mid and late season

March 18, 2022 6:02 pm

What are the best Sweetcorn varieties for commercial growers? Tozer Seeds have been trialling sweetcorn varieties since the mid 1940s,... View Article

Is an effective pesticide which leaves no residue in the environment possible?

Is an effective pesticide which leaves no residue in the environment possible?

March 11, 2022 5:45 pm

Tozer Seeds, and our collaborators, have won funding from the UK Government’s Farming Innovation Pathways competition to research into alternative... View Article

Celebrating our female Plant Breeders on International Women’s Day

Celebrating our female Plant Breeders on International Women’s Day

March 8, 2022 7:10 am

Tozer Plant breeding department is located in two countries. We have one site in Surrey in the UK and one... View Article

Women in science at Tozer’s Innovation Centre

Women in science at Tozer’s Innovation Centre

February 10, 2022 5:14 pm

On the 7th UN International Day of Women and Girls in Science we want to focus on the women who... View Article

Ground breaking plant breeding produces Chilli Pepper Quickfire – AAS winner 2022

Ground breaking plant breeding produces Chilli Pepper Quickfire – AAS winner 2022

January 31, 2022 5:08 pm

We are excited to announce that Chilli Pepper Quickfire is a winner in the All-America Selection for 2022. A revolution... View Article

Biofumigation is so much more than a green manure

Biofumigation is so much more than a green manure

December 7, 2021 11:17 am

How to get the best results from Biofumigation. What is biofumigation? All brassicas contain organic compounds called glucosinolates to a... View Article

Tozer Seeds supports Veg Power’s campaign

Tozer Seeds supports Veg Power’s campaign

October 22, 2021 10:02 am

Tozer Seeds join Veg Power‘s industry-first membership programme to increase veg consumption in the UK. Veg Power, the not-for-profit are... View Article

Tozer appoints Marcel Bloemendaal as Sales Director for N Europe

Tozer appoints Marcel Bloemendaal as Sales Director for N Europe

April 14, 2021 12:19 pm

Tozer Seeds is pleased to announce the appointment of Marcel Bloemendaal as their new Sales Director for Northern Europe. Marcel... View Article

Our Top Tozer Seeds Hybrid Celery Varieties for every growing condition

Our Top Tozer Seeds Hybrid Celery Varieties for every growing condition

February 10, 2021 2:28 pm

Celery has been grown for food since Roman times and cultivated for at least 200 years. Tozer Seeds has been... View Article

Tozer Seeds y el Coronavirus

Tozer Seeds y el Coronavirus

March 23, 2020 12:12 pm

Desde Tozer Seeds reconocemos que actualmente estamos experimentando una situación sin precedentes que requiere que los paises, las comunidades y... View Article

Covid-19 update

Covid-19 update

March 23, 2020 10:21 am

Tozer Seeds and Coronavirus Tozer Seeds recognise that we are currently experiencing an unprecedented situation which requires nations, communities and... View Article

Steve Winterbottom, MD of Tozer Seeds talks about the impact of Brexit

Steve Winterbottom, MD of Tozer Seeds talks about the impact of Brexit

November 1, 2019 2:52 pm

Steve Winterbottom talks about the impact of Brexit on a mid sized UK company in the seed sector. He was... View Article

Armageddon – first British bred hybrid super-hot chilli

Armageddon – first British bred hybrid super-hot chilli

July 29, 2019 3:00 pm

Tozer Seeds has a long history of innovation in plant breeding and now one of our latest varieties is making... View Article

Kalettes: Product of the Year at the We’re Smart Taste Summit

Kalettes: Product of the Year at the We’re Smart Taste Summit

May 9, 2019 10:13 am

Tozer Seeds together with grower Eelco van Putten from Van Nature Growers Association in the Netherlands have won the Product... View Article

Vegetable Trial Days in Spain

Vegetable Trial Days in Spain

December 20, 2018 11:59 am

Spanish vegetable trial days~ 12 – 15 FEBRUARY 2019 ~Tozer Seeds – Tozer Iberica Open days. During this week we will... View Article

BBC Radio 4 records Farming Today at our HQ

BBC Radio 4 records Farming Today at our HQ

December 14, 2018 1:13 pm

This morning we have had BBC Radio 4 on site recording an edition of Farming Today. Charlotte Smith, presenter of... View Article

Pumpkin and Squash Open day in Poland – huge success

Pumpkin and Squash Open day in Poland – huge success

September 17, 2018 12:36 pm

Yesterday we were in Poland at the Pumpkin and Squash Open day which we organised together with Luty Jacek and... View Article

Tozer Iberica takes over distribution of Tozer bred F1 celery seed into Iberia

Tozer Iberica takes over distribution of Tozer bred F1 celery seed into Iberia

September 6, 2018 9:05 am

From 1st September 2018, Tozer Iberica, the Spanish subsidiary of Tozer Seeds, formally takes over the distribution of Tozer bred... View Article

September Open Days at Pop Vriend in the Netherlands 24th-28th

September Open Days at Pop Vriend in the Netherlands 24th-28th

August 13, 2018 3:18 pm

Our expert in spinach, Alec Roberts, Account Manager for Leafy Salads, Celery & Biofumigation will be at open days hosted... View Article

Announcing breeding partnership with Hort Couture

Announcing breeding partnership with Hort Couture

July 13, 2018 4:48 pm

We are pleased to announce that we have a breeding partnership with Hort Couture (an American company which provides plugs, liners and... View Article

International Spinach Conference Murcia, Spain February 14-15, 2018

International Spinach Conference Murcia, Spain February 14-15, 2018

February 6, 2018 11:07 am

We are sponsoring and helping to host the International Spinach Conference in Murcia, Spain on February 14-15, 2018 with The... View Article

Plants grown from Tozer rocket seeds which orbited Earth

Plants grown from Tozer rocket seeds which orbited Earth

January 12, 2018 11:52 am

Plants grown from the rocket seed Tozer Seeds provided to the Royal Horticultural Society to go in to space will... View Article

New addition to the Product Development Team

New addition to the Product Development Team

December 15, 2017 3:51 pm

Tozer Seeds is pleased to announce that Isobel Tickner has recently joined the company, as Product Development Assistant. Her role... View Article

Tozer Seeds America celebrates 10 years

Tozer Seeds America celebrates 10 years

November 27, 2017 10:49 am

We’re happy to report we’re celebrating our 10th year of business at Tozer Seeds America. The American division opened in... View Article

Pop Vriend – what to expect in the coming seasons

Pop Vriend – what to expect in the coming seasons

November 3, 2017 4:53 pm

Tozer have been working closely with Dutch breeder Pop Vriend for over 20 years, we sell their spinach varieties exclusively... View Article

New varieties of parsnips to meet farmer and consumer demands

New varieties of parsnips to meet farmer and consumer demands

June 19, 2017 11:45 am

We continually assess our Parsnip varieties to meet with the demands of the farmer and consumer. Our new introductions are... View Article

Tozer Ibérica on Spanish TV

Tozer Ibérica on Spanish TV

February 20, 2017 11:28 am

Ana Gil from Tozer Ibérica at our trial grounds in Madrid, Spain, showcasing Kale, Kalettes and Brussels Sprouts. Click here... View Article

Rocket Science

Rocket Science

January 10, 2017 2:27 pm

In the summer of 2016, 600,000 children became space biologists as they began a 35 day experiment to sow and... View Article