A specialized Research and Seed Production unit within the SAATEN-UNION organization of family-owned German plant breeders, French based SAATEN-UNION RECHERCHE (“SUR”) develops hybrid and conventional wheat varieties for temperate climates.

With their unique ability to consistently produce more grain with less input, SAATEN-UNION Recherche wheat hybrids are getting increasing recognition from farmers across Europe and beyond, to meet the challenge of feeding the world.

SAATEN-UNION hybrid wheat seed, which is produced with the use of SUR exclusive CROISOR® chemical technology, has been sown by farmers all over Europe, making SAATEN-UNION the world leader for hybrid wheat.

Besides conventional and hybrid wheat, SUR has started a CMS hybrid barley program.