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About us

About us

Graminor Ltd. is a plant breeding company providing a diversity of disease-free field crops and horticultural plants suitable for Norwegian and Nordic growing conditions.   Our core competence is to develop new and improved plant varieties of cereal, (spring-wheat, barley, rye  and oats) forage grasses, potatos, strawberry, raspberry, apple and plum. We also test and represent imported varieties in Norway.

Our most important breeding goals are to develop varieties which provide high and stable yield of good quality, high tolerance to diseases and adapted to the anticipated climate changes as well as consumer and environmental demands.

In Norway commercial agriculture is carried out far North. Our short growing season With low temperatures, great variations in daylight and challenging Winters give few other countries similar growing conditions. Plant varieties adapted for our Nordic growing condtions are essential for cos-efficient and productive food Production in all parts of the country.

Graminor is owned by:

Fellskjøpet Agri, The Ministry of Food and Agriculture, Lantmännen SW, Strand Unikorn and Gartnerhallen.

 


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