Investment of US$ 1.2 million per year in research and development of new products.

  • Highly Qualified Team
  • 2 Research stations (BRA / ARG) and 37 test sites among all countries
  • Extensive field testing with a focus high quality, on performance, logistics, mechanization and good management practices.
  • Computerized systems are utilized along with statistical analysis tools for the global management of information
  • Existence of a special program for the selection of widely adapted varieties
  • Intensive work on major diseases, in greenhouses and in the field, with the help of molecular markers


Sertanópolis - Paraná

Centro de Pesquisa Sul

Área de 42 ha para campo experimental. Localizada na fazenda Cachoeira 2C, na Rodovia Celso Garcia Cid, Km 432. Lá são conduzidos ensaios em fases iniciais, intermediários e finais de um programa de melhoramento genético.


Primavera do Leste - Mato Grosso

Research Station in Primavera do Leste

In this unit, we have two greenhouses for the manipulation of regulated materials, a cold room and a work area optimized for the realization of three generations per year. We also have an area of ​​30ha for an experimental field. Located 32km from the city and next to the Primavera farm of the Otelhar Group, it is used for the summer test and winter increment - allowing us to accelerate the cycles and the continuous improvement.

Irineu Hartwig - Director of Research and Development Latam