About us

A nationwide company

ELITE® seeds, spreads its research efforts in more than 20 locations, and its new genetics are tested with almost 53,000 plots. From the Eastern Townships to Abitibi-Témiscamingue, from Eastern Ontario to the Bas-Saint-Laurent, ELITE® seeds ensure the needs of each farmer are met, according to their own realities.

State of the art expertise

Choosing ELITE® seeds is not only opting for high-performance seed from advanced research, but also benefit from agronomic advice from a team of seasoned experts. With their agronomic or technical training, the agri-advisors have a comprehensive view of your business and are able to help you achieve your business goals.
ELITE® is a trademark of La Coop Fédérée.

Research and Innovation

Farm research in agriculture world class

The ELITE® seeds has a crop research farm, in Saint-Hyacinthe, which ranks among the largest private research organizations in Canada. With over 100 hectares under cultivation, and a team of twenty professionals, The ELITE® seeds develops and tests news genetics to bring you a top-performing ELITE® lineup of seeds.

Research and Innovation

The ELITE® seeds, in constant pursuit of innovation

The ELITE® seeds puts everything in place to improve the performance of its seeds. Since 2005, The ELITE® seeds has invested in its research farm to improve its capacity for research and development. Whether by hiring new researchers, the introduction of an advanced IT platform or the construction of a new research building, The ELITE® seeds seeks what is best for farmers.