In a recent catch-crop trial , Intimidator oats generated a gross profit of $1800/ha.

Oat catch-crop benefits bottom-line and environment

Capturing the nitrogen accumulated in the soil in the wake of…
New Zealand v Sri Lanka - 1st Test: Day 3

The MCG Luisetti Seed connection

The Boxing Day test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)…

Autumn-sown Fortitude barley offers flexibility and yield advantages

Our aptly-named Fortitude barley is proving to be a solid performer…
Moa Persian clover is ideal as a companion clover for Italian ryegrass, Intimidator Oats or Maimai Ryecorn

Companion clover for top performing forage cultivars

Moa Persian Clover is a top flowering cool season annual…
Agronomist Jack Harnett with Intimidator Oats. A valuable catch-crop, Intimidator Oats have the ability to regrow after grassing, are frost tolerant and have higher protein levels than many other cereal.

Intimidator Oats used as a winter catch crop to reduce Nitrogen Leaching

Financially, winter grazing of forage crops can be a good…
Seed Manager Chris Tyson

Chris Tyson – Seed Manager

We’d like to welcome Chris Tyson to his new position as our…
Boardroom table, built using the old elevator

We’re bringing a piece of history into the boardroom

In the years before we handled all our inward deliveries in bulk,…
Mark Zino uses subterranean clover as the basis of his pasture mixes.

Subterranean clover drives sheep production

The combination of sheep genetics and legumes such as lucerne…
Simon Fleetwood, wearing Luisetti Seeds uniform shirt

Introducing Simon Fleetwood – Agronomist

We’d like to welcome Simon Fleetwood as our new agronomist…

Maimai Ryecorn consistently outperforming old favourite Rahu

In 2018, our Maimai Ryecorn cultivar was described by Nelson…
Ken Townley of Luisetti Seeds struggles to lift swedes grown by Jonathan Austin, Aroha Downs, Oxford

Luisetti Seeds bids a fond farewell to Ken Townley

Ken clearly remembers the exact date he began working for Luisetti…
A wild orangutan in Borneo. The orangutan sits on the riverbank of a brown river in the rainforest

Orangutan dream-come-true for Luisetti Seeds Branch Manager Mark McNicholl

Many of us are likely to have seen Orangutans in zoos across…