Your Commercial Opportunity

Asparagus nurseries that work with Global Plant Genetics can access seeds from a wide range of leading asparagus varieties. These green, white and purple hybrids are offered to you as high quality F1 seeds so that you can serve asparagus markets with premium crowns and plug plants across the globe. This unique offer is available to you after the company has travelled the world to identify the best asparagus programs.

Benefit from our Expert Knowledge

You can reap the benefits of working with Global Plant Genetics in several ways as an asparagus plant producer.

  • Access to an unrivalled combination of established and new varieties
  • Early access to accelerated new asparagus selections to give you a point of difference in the market
  • You will be able to benefit from the team’s knowledge of asparagus plant propagation techniques, including crown production and module plant raising
  • The latest technical support from a team of experts regularly travelling the most important asparagus producing countries of the world will be at your disposal
  • Industry leading marketing support for you to make the most of these leading cultivars

Meet the Experts

Jamie Petchell

Jamie Petchell

The Asparagus Man

Jamie Petchell is co-owner of Global Plant Genetics. He is world-renowned within the asparagus industry for his knowledge of the crop and for delivering optimum results to growers. He also has wide-ranging experience in berry crops across several Continents. Jamie is most satisfied by seeing through new hybrids from initial testing, through agronomic trials and into full commercialisation.

Rupert Hargreaves

Rupert Hargreaves

The Berries Man

Rupert Hargreaves co-owns Global Plant Genetics. He is an experienced director with a passion for berry crops and intellectual property management. He also spends time researching new crop opportunities for the business. Rupert delivers optimum results for breeders and growers of berries worldwide.