Say potato, say Agrico
Extensive network of branches and distributors in more than 80 countries.
Innovative varieties that are a perfect match for local climates and markets.
Building, strengthening and preserving potato value chains.
Agrico is a strong and solid cooperative potato company. We’re a world leader in new potato varieties, seed potatoes and ware potatoes, and we invest in producing high-quality, high-yield, healthy potatoes all around the world.
At Agrico, good growth is our motto. We are a cooperative and operate under the conviction that we can achieve more together than on our own. Good growth entails better research, enhanced varieties, better advice, a more bountiful harvest, greater yields and contributing directly to a sustainable, healthy and fair world.
We commit every day to achieving optimal growth for all of our stakeholders. In this, we invest in the growth of our breeders, growers and buyers, and feel deeply involved with them and their progress. We also invest in the growth of our employees so that we can develop even better varieties, provide sound advice to our growers and buyers, and share our knowledge with others.
Agrico supplies high-quality seed potatoes and ware potatoes around the world. We’re keen to support your excellent growth with our 67 unique potato varieties.
Agrico Research works intensively on developing new, innovative potato varieties to meet the specific wishes of customers around the world, both now and in the future. Our priorities as a breeding and research company are:
Our research and breeding program has led to the development of many innovative varieties, including our Next Generation varieties with their natural late blight resistance.
Good seed potatoes are perfectly matched to local cultivation conditions as well as the preferred tastes and preparation methods in the destination country. Agrico has developed unique varieties that align seamlessly with the needs and preferences in every country.
We’re confident that we have the perfect potato and an ideal solution for every situation, and we will make every effort to ensure that farmers around the world achieve the best yield possible.
Concern about the environment (planet), society (people) and economic development (profit) is at the heart of every modern company. Agrico is deeply committed to sustainable business operations. We have incorporated this into our strategic goals by means of five pillars aligned with the United Nations’ international Sustainable Development Goals and the interests of our stakeholders.
Emmeloord, 18 December – Last week Agrico held its annual central members’ meeting, during which the financial statements of 2022/2023 were explained and the members looked ahead to the new harvest year
At this year’s varieties show, along with its subsidiary Agrico PSA, Agrico took a further step towards continued growth in East Africa. By signing the distribution agreement with Fraxen Consult Ltd, our seed potatoes will be exported to small-scale farmers in Tanzania later this year.
Emmeloord, 10 November 2023 – On 9 and 10 November, Agrico held its annual Variety and Seedling Show at Agrico Research in Bant. This year was dedicated to its 50th anniversary.