Marmara Tohum Geliştirme A.Ş. works to provide the Turkish agricultural sector with high quality seed stockfor wheat, grain and oil seeds.
A Doruk Group company, Marmara Tohum Geliştirme A.Ş. has sought to meet Turkey’s need for high quality field crop seeds since 2004 and, after earning certification as a Private Sector Agricultural Research Institute in 2009, re-intensified its efforts in this area.
The objective of Marmara Tohum Geliştirme A.Ş. is to contribute to higher quality field crops and larger yields by producing superior seeds, firstly for wheat but also for other grains and oil seeds, that are adapted to Turkey’s climate and soil. Through agreements with several agricultural and seed research institutes, Marmara Tohum Geliştirme A.Ş. germinates and processes parent seed, with the seed produced being packaged and sold to buyers throughout Turkey following certification and labeling by the Turkish Ministry of Agriculture.
As of the 2011 – 2012 growing season, Marmara Tohum Geliştirme A.Ş. ranked as Turkey’s largest grower and distributor of wheat seed in private sector.