SERVICE

We work to make a social contribution with seeds.

We work to make a social contribution with seeds.

Abundant Varieties

Abundant Varieties Ask us anything about seeds and seelings!

We handle 20,000 varieties of seeds and seedlings including original, fixed, other companies' varieties.

You can get seed varieties for proffesional farmers and non-professional ones with vegetable gardens. Also we have brand-new and rare seeds that we have ordered from all over the world.

Please feel free to ask us.

Support of Technique

Support of Technique Any professional farmer and begginer in gardening are welcome to ask us.

We think that it's important to hand down techniques from one to another.
Kobayashi Seed Co., Ltd. supports customers' technique from a professional seed company's standview. Promotion actvities at supermarket is one of the most important tasks. Our research station's staffs actively support breeding technique.welcome to ask us.

Our professional staffs could advise how to grow plants and how to solve troubles about growing of plants.

We hold the Open Day for visitors, inspection session, and study session in our Research station.

情報交換

Imformation Exchange We would report imformation all over the world through our international marketing network.

We improve ourselves learning the most advanced technology and world's trends in order to create new value of domestic vegetables and new bussines innovation.

Our international sales staffs visit various coutries and exchange imformation with overseas seed companies, distribution companies, and growers.We try to spread and develop varieties suiting the soil of areas.We develop new varieties and service through communication with people of different types of bussiness.

Kobayashi Seed Co., Ltd. is one of the major members of JASTA (Japan Seed Trade Association).
It supports Japanese seed companies and promotes vegetables, flowers, and grasses.JASTA aims at high standard of domestic agriculture and the national people's livings.

OUR HISTORY

1910
The Kobayashi seeds-and-supplies store was founded.
1948
Kobayashi Seed Co., Ltd. was established.
1950
Mizuashi Research farm was opened.
1960
We started trading with Taiwan, South Korea, Okinawa, and South America.
1963
Our green pepper won the Agriculture-and-forestry minister prize.
1969
Our green pepper won the Agriculture-and-forestry minister prize.
1972
We started exporting to Thailand.
1973
Our cabbage and Japanese radish won the Agriculture-and-forestry minister prize.
1974
Our cabbage won the Agriculture-and-forestry minister prize.
1982
The area of overseas trade was expanded to the countries in Oceania, the Middle and Near East, Europe, the United States, Southeast Asia and South America.
1985
A bioengineering laboratory was established in Research farm.
1987
Mizuashi Research farm changed the name to Kobayashi Research Farm through the name of Inami Research Farm. Kobayashi Agricultural Incorporated Company was founded with the capital of 50 million yen.
1989
Enlarged overseas business area up to 10 countries.
1991
Research farm was extended and it is set to 7ha.
1995
K's Garden was founded.
2014
Established KOBAYASHI AGRICULTURE NEO CO.,LTD

RESEARCH FARM

"GREAT JAPANESE SEEDS TO THE WORLD, NEW LIVES FROM THE WORLD."
We have improved 7ha of the Research farm in order to breed seeds and seedlings that suit countries and the soil.

Overview

Area 7ha
Office in Research farm 210㎡
Warehouse, Seed-washing room, Compost depot 340㎡
10 Glasshouses 1,000㎡(including 100㎡of Gravel house and 100㎡of Disease laboratory)
40 Plastic greenhouses 3,000㎡(including 150㎡of 2 Disease laboratories)
Bioengineering laboratory 100㎡
Facilities in the Bioengineering laboratory a Vertical laminar flow clean bench, a Swing shaker, a Direct-reading-balance, 2 Rotators, a Stereoscopic microscope.

CULTIVATION OF RESISTANT VARIETIES

「"GREAT SEEDS TO THE WORLD, NEW LIVES FROM THE WORLD"
WE develop "resistant varieties" strengthening resistance to diseases in order to supply good-quality seeds for you all over the world.

Examples of present resistant varieties

Cabbage tolerant to Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris, resistant to verticillium dahliae, multiply resistant to Plasmodiophora brassicae and Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. conglutinans
Chinese cabbage resistant to Plasmodiophora brassicae, tolerant to Peronospora parasitica
Turnip resistant to Plasmodiophora brassicae, Turnip mosaic virus, Peronospora parasitica, Albugo macrospora
Komatsuna torelant to, Albugo macrospora, Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. rapae
Pak choy torelant to , Albugo macrospora, Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. rapae
Japanese radish resistant to Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. raphani (Aokubi-daikon), virus
Spinach resistant to Peronospora effusa
Melon resistant to Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. melonis, Didymella bryoniae, Sphaerotheca fuliginea
Green pepper resistant to virus, disease
Tomato resistant to TMV, Verticillium dahliae, Leaf mold, Meloidogyne spp., Tomato yellow leaf curl
Eggplant resistant to Verticillium dahliae, Bacterial wilt disease