Access Our Cultivars & Technologies

Plant & Food Research has developed some of the world’s most recognisable fruit and vegetable cultivars. We work closely with industry partners to breed and develop fruit, vegetables and arable crops that are readily produced for fresh markets and for food processing.

Many of our cultivars are protected under plant variety intellectual property legislation worldwide and are available to growers under licence:

For all other cultivars please contact our Plant Varieties Team

  • Stonefruit – Apricots, Plums, Peaches and Nectarines
  • Berries
  • Potatoes
  • Peas
  • Cereals and grains
  • Ornamentals.

Plant & Food Research is also developing novel technologies that may have commercial application in a range of different industries. Many of our technologies are protected with patent applications and/or granted patents.

For more information please contact our Intellectual Property Manager.

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