Can’t find what
you’re looking for?

Our team of specialists will be happy to help.

Get In Touch

Vegetable Seed

As the UK’s leading supplier of quality vegetable seed, we have an impressive and competitive portfolio that is trialled and tested in the UK.

Agricultural Seed

Our large portfolio of arable crops offers an extensive choice to UK farmers of competitive varieties of cereals, oilseeds and pulses.

Seed Technology

With over 30 years’ experience treating seed, we are committed to delivering you the highest quality seed possible with our world-class technology and services.

Research and Development

Our expert team create market leading varieties and seed technologies using specialised facilities and equipment.

Elsoms Trees

Our nursery organise the growing and supply of​ one to three year old plants to the highest environmental standards, and agreed​ specification. Unlike conventional plant suppliers, we identify, support and encourage the use of local nursery facilities to ensure local accountability and plant health.

Latest News

Ten Reasons to Grow Primed Tennyson

Introducing the only primed Winter OSR variety in the UK – brought to you by Elsoms’ breeding programme. Recommended for the East/West region by the AHDB, this robust, low risk, high yielding variety is primed to make a big impact to your 2022 programme. With quantitative Phoma resistance, TuYV and a high Verticillium tolerance, Tennyson […]

Read More

High yielding Firefoxx offers genetic diversity for malting barley growers and the distilling industry

Frontier’s David Waite, Seed Business development manager for Scotland, advises growers in the North to consider widening their varietal choice of spring malting barley this year to include Firefoxx, an early maturing spring malting barley from breeder Elsoms-Ackermann Barley. Mr Waite, who has followed the variety’s progress within National List trials since spring 2020, believes […]

Read More

Elsoms widen their maize portfolio with Makayla

New early maturing variety offers high yields and more efficient harvesting says Sam Poulton of CROPCO. A new high yielding and early maturing maize variety that has successfully come through two years of UK trials will be commercially available to maize growers for the first time, through a partnership between leading independent seed breeder Elsoms […]

Read More


Open Days 2022

ELSOMS’ Open Day We are delighted to invite you to our 2022 Open Days at our trial field in Spalding, Lincolnshire, PE11 3JG. As the UK’s leading independent seed company, our Open Days are the UK’s largest independent vegetable variety trials. They provide a great opportunity to see our extensive vegetable portfolio and new variety introductions […]

Find Out More

British Carrot Growers Demo Day 2022

The British Carrot Growers Association Demonstration Day is back for 2022. The 2022 event will be held at a field location near Kinrossie, Scotland and will kindly be hosted by Tompsett Growers and sponsored by AHDB. The event will take place on Thursday 6th October 2022 from 9am to 3pm. Building on the success of […]

Find Out More
We would love to hear from you
All your personal information is handled in accordance with our Privacy Policy