Author Archives: Matthias Redlefsen

About Matthias Redlefsen

Matthias Redlefsen is Managing Director (and sixth generation owner by marriage) of Ernst Benary Seeds.

Benary’s Matthias Redlefsen On The Importance Of Independents [Opinion]

Over the past six years, the number of seed breeding companies for the professional bedding plant market has undergone a substantial consolidation. Major players that had been institutions for generations of growers have been taken over. Syngenta bought Goldsmith Seeds, Takii bought Sahin and Global Flowers, Benary bought Bodger Seeds and PanAmerican Seed bought Kieft,