Vilmorin-Mikado is a Franco-Japanese seed
producer that has specialized in developing,
producing and selling vegetable seeds for
professionals since 1743. Our wide range of unique,
original seeds is distributed on five continents in
more than 100 countries. Vilmorin-Mikado has
more than 1,000 employees and recorded sales of €210
million in 2018-2019, of which 16% was entirely
devoted to research. World leader in carrots and witloof chicory,
Vilmorin-Mikado is also a
major player in salads, tomatoes, peppers, kabocha
squashes, daikon radishes and bunching onions.
Nearly three centuries ago, Vilmorin-Mikado’s
founders began our Tree Seeds work, which actively
contributes to rebuilding sustainable forests.
Vilmorin-Mikado is part of Limagrain, an
agricultural cooperative held by French farmers and
an international seed group. Limagrain is
laser-focused on a single mission: working
cooperatively to advance agriculture everywhere, for
everyone. Concentrating on the genetic progress of
plants, Limagrain selects, produces and sells field
seeds, vegetable seeds and cereal products.