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Welcome to Cope Seeds & Grain

Cope Seeds is the leading sustainable seed and grain specialist in the UK, connecting world-renowned plant breeders to farmers and end-markets.


We develop varieties which encourage regenerative agriculture, low input, and organic systems and are the largest organic seeds producer and supplier in the UK.


Built on 85 years of experience, we are an independent, family-run business rooted in innovation. Cope Seeds has commercialised pioneering varieties, bringing new material seamlessly to market, both in the AHDB Recommended List and independently.
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Organic Seed

As the UK’s largest organic seed producer, we deliver an extensive portfolio of organic combinable crops and pulse varieties, all with full traceability.

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Cereal Seed

We offer a comprehensive portfolio of combinable crops and pulse varieties, including pioneering new releases successfully brought to market.

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We supply organic and conventional grain to end markets, using our strong relationships with farms to supply products of the highest standard.

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Grass & Forage

Our team has an unrivalled knowledge of grass varieties and species spanning the market, from hay, silage and cover crops, to amenity grass seed.

Meet The Team

Our family business has been thriving for 20 years. It’s in our very nature to be pioneering and original in our approach and our company mission is to bring transparency, quality and integrity to the supply of seed and grain.

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