We offer an innovative, highly efficient and fully sustainable seed disinfection treatment.
For natural growth!
ThermoSeed is a highly efficient process that aims to control a wide range of seed-borne pathogens responsible for common and serious plant diseases. It provides a great alternative or complement to chemical seed treatment and its economic efficiency, along with its remarkable performance, makes it highly attractive to both the seed industry and the farmers. ThermoSeed uses the innovative and patented thermal disinfection tool which applies hot humid air to the seeds as a form of steam pasteurization. The technology has been commercially available on industrial scale since 2005, and it is now used by our customers and partners on the following crops:
Led by the original team that created the ThermoSeed technology, ThermoSeed Global AB is a Swedish company that focuses on developing that same technology for the global seed disinfection market. It was launched when the concept was taken over from Incotec as part of a Management Buy-Out on December 7th, 2016. This came as a result of the acquisition of Incotec by Croda, and their subsequent decision to concentrate on business areas relevant to the collaboration with the acquirer.Press release
ThermoSeed is a unique innovative treatment for effective control of seed-borne pathogens by the use of hot humid air. It provides sound and healthy seeds with optimum germination and crop yield. The uniqueness of ThermoSeed™ lies in a combination of state-of-the-art process engineering, seed biology and seed processing technology.