Trialling, Selecting, Protecting and Commercialising

World leading berry and asparagus breeders have aligned themselves with Global Plant Genetics to effectively deliver Intellectual Property solutions for them and indeed Produce Businesses the world over.
With our broad intellectual property portfolio covering Strawberries, Blueberries, Raspberries, Blackberries and Asparagus, we are able to offer you a solution to take your Produce Business to the next level.

Benefit from our Expert Knowledge

Engaging with Global Plant Genetics will afford a range of opportunities for your operation:

  • You will be able to access new varieties at an early stage
  • Potential exclusivity opportunities with certain varieties and territories
  • You and your growers will be able to benefit from a broad range of expertise in both technical and marketing support

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.