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Value Seeds

Value Seeds Ltd (Value Seeds) is a field crop and vegetable seed company incorporated in 2009. Active only in its home market, Nigeria, the company primarily engages in seed production and distribution but is increasingly focusing on research and development. Its portfolio mainly consists of OPVs, while offering hybrid varieties for a few crops, including maize. The company partners with multiple international and national organisations in research and development.

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Governance and strategy

#1 5.8 /10 #3

Genetic resources and intellectual property management

#1 1.3 /15 #21

Research and development

#1 10.0 /20 #5

Seed production

#1 6.6 /15 #6

Marketing and sales

#1 15.6 /25 #5

Capacity building

#1 15.0 /15 #1
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  1. 2016
  2. 2019

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Zaria, Nigeria
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  • Title: Value Seeds
    Place: Nigeria
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: Value Seeds
    Place: Nigeria
    Description: Breeding station