Corporate Sponsors support the network to maintain its activities.  For this, their important role is recognised as often as possible in all YEN publicity, media items, conference presentations, and on this website. 

Corporate sponsors have a key role in steering the evolution of the network and its activities.  They have access to network information, intelligence and discussions to support their own yield enhancement initiatives. 

Corporate members can also make multiple competition entries, and have multiple attendance at the annual YEN conference.  For details contact:

Oilseed YEN Sponsors






ADAMA supplies efficient solutions to farmers across the full farming value-chain, including crop protection, novel agricultural technologies, and complementary non-crop businesses.In 2013, the Company ranked seventh in the world in the overall agrochemicals industry. ADAMA is characterised by its farmer-centric approach to product development, and strict standards of environmental protection and quality control.

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ADAS [Project leader]

ADAS is the UK’s largest independent provider of environmental consultancy, rural development services and policy advice.

ADAS consultants have a unique combination of insight and practical experience, underpinned by robust, informed, science-based information. As a result, we have a hard earned reputation for the delivery of solutions that benefit the environment and improve client performance.

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BASF's Crop Protection division is a leading innovator that supports growers to optimise agricultural production, improve their business efficiency and enhance the quality of life for a growing world population. 

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AgSpace was formed in 2013 in response to the technological leaps being made in the agricultural industry.AgSpace own and manage the most powerful precision farming software available in the form of an easy-to-use Toolbox managed by farmers or researchers from their tablets or laptops.

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AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

AHDB Cereals & Oilseeds is a division of the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB), a statutory levy board, funded by farmers, growers and others in the supply chain and managed independently of both commercial industry and of Government.

Its purpose is to make agriculture and horticulture industries more competitive and sustainable through factual, evidence-based advice, information and activity.

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CF Fertilisers

CF Fertilisers produce in excess of 1.5 million tonnes of fertiliser per year, equating to around 40% of the UK fertiliser needs, in addition to the production of half a million tonnes of process chemicals supplying utilities to businesses on Teesside. The emphasis of CF Industries is its dedicated support of local markets, while utilising its global strengths and expertise to meet the specific needs of farmers across all geographies. By manufacturing and distributing fertiliser safely and efficiently, CF are helping feed the crops that feed the world.

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DEKALB are Europe’s leading OSR breeder with a focus on unique combinations of yield protecting traits. DEKALB are responsible for a long line of market leading OSR varieties grown in the UK including Canberra, Castille, DK Cabernet, Excalibur, DK Expower, DK Extrovert and DK Exalte. With an exclusive focus on OSR, DEKALB develops and brings to market key traits like pod shatter resistance, Clearfield, Clubroot resistance and low biomass types that enable growers to maximise profitability, reduce risk and better manage their cost of production.

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Deutsche Saatveredelung AG is an international plant breeding company with headquarters in Germany. For over 90 years we have focused on the breeding, production and sales of forage and turf grasses, oilseeds, clovers, various cover crops, cereals and maize. 

1,500 farms produce premium-quality, single-variety seed for DSV. The company as a whole sells almost 53,000 tonnes of seed a year. To do this we rely on a 600-strong national and international workforce. Our share capital is in the hands of 800 shareholders, mainly seed producers and our staff.

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Hutchinsons objective is to provide the highest standards of independent agronomic advice to farmers and growers, together with the efficient supply of a complete range of agronomic inputs.

Hutchinsons agronomists are involved in the management of more than 800,000 hectares of agricultural and horticultural crops; with a range of soil types, cropping and environmental objectives. This ensures that our decision-making and subsequent advice is based upon the widest understanding of local factors and conditions.

To maintain this position it requires Hutchinsons to put considerable investment in to research and knowledge transfer, training and the development of our most valuable resource; our people. Participating in Yen will further enhance our knowledge and ability to support our customers with the latest knowledge to maximise crop production.

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With over 40 years experience, NRM Laboratories is one of the UK’s most innovative and experienced independent analytical businesses. The company is based near Bracknell, Berkshire and has a specialist soil testing facility in East Anglia but it operates throughout the UK and Europe. NRM has an extensive, highly accredited analytical testing capability, including 500 different analytical suites and provides a fast, high quality, specialist testing service, including physical, chemical, spectroscopic and microbiological analysis. Our customer base is in the agricultural, horticultural, amenity, contaminated land and environmental sectors.

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Limagrain UK

Limagrain UK is the local agricultural seeds operating company of Group Limagrain, the largest plant breeder and seed development company in Europe. We breed and market agricultural seeds and amenity grass seeds for the UK market under teh esablished brand LG. 

Offering the UK's strongest and widet offer of agricultural and amenity seeds, Limagrain has extensive portfolios of varieties and seeds in cereals, oilseeds, beans and peas (including vinig peas), sugar beet, seed potatoes, amize, agricultural and amenity grasses and fodder crop seeds. these products are available from a seed merchants operating throughout the UK and Europe. 

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Iteris ClearAg

Scalable, flexible, reliable global weather, soil and crop health insights. 

Access state-of-the-science, standardized location-specific data anywhere on the globe. Maximize the value of your company's applications and internally developed models with premium content. Improve results with high-quality data access for nearly every critical parameter within a growing operation.

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RAGT Seeds

Cambridge-based RAGT Seeds Ltd is part of the RAGT Group, which has been supplying European farmers since 1919 and is one of Europe's leading seeds businesses. The PBIC cereals business recognised for its unique and improved varieties joined RAGT in 2004, providing the perfect compliment to the established maize grass and oilseeds business of the RAGT group.

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Yara delivers solutions for sustainable agriculture and the environment. Our fertilizers and crop nutrition programs help produce the food required for the growing world population.

Our industrial products and solutions reduce emissions, improve air quality and support safe and efficient operations. Founded in Norway in 1905, Yara has a worldwide presence with sales to 150 countries. Safety is always our top priority.

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