Innovative Technologies Since 1904

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It Takes 15 Years to Breed a Winner

Barenbrug is at the forefront of advanced grass breeding technologies, continually striving to develop high-performance cultivars that meet the evolving needs of both agricultural and turf industries. Our cutting-edge research involves selecting and breeding grasses with superior resistance to diseases and environmental stresses, which is crucial as climate conditions change.


The Story of Grass


Solutions from the Beginning

In 1908, our founder Joseph Barenbrug penned "Money in Grasses," laying the foundation for a legacy of innovation and dedication to grass breeding. His pioneering work was driven by a vision to unlock the full potential of grasses, creating significant value for farmers and turf managers alike.


Learn More About His Work

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