Skip to main content

You are here

Welcome to BY PLUS notes

Posted: Sep 11, 2020

Thank you for being a customer of BrettYoung, and now part of BY PLUS. We are happy you’re here.

BY PLUS notes is our way of hoping you get to know us better, and us getting to know you.  We want you to make the most of the BrettYoung products you purchase through your crop-inputs retailer by delivering relevant information to help further inform your decisions about your operations.  We also want to make sure, when the need arises, you can connect with the right people and expertise here at BrettYoung.

Through occasional editions of BY PLUS notes we will provide you:

  • Production and agronomic supports
  • BrettYoung news
  • Exclusive offers

As you likely know, BrettYoung is an independent seed company who has been deeply involved in and driven by serving the needs of both Canadian agriculture and our export customer network for over 80 years.  We intend to keep doing more, a lot more, of what has made us successful - ideas and activities like:

  • Partnering with like-minded plant breeders who are continually advancing and delivering high-performance genetics in canola, soybean and forage varieties, and manufacturers who build unique and leading biological products
  • Delivering profitable seed production opportunities and diversifying product choice available to Western Canadian farmers
  • Processing and exporting Canadian-grown forage and turf seeds to almost 40 countries
  • Servicing all BrettYoung customers with a team of people that are engaged, knowledgeable and trusted
  • Continuing investment in infrastructure and facilities to ensure that, no matter where you are, BrettYoung is meeting your needs and our commitment to logistics and product excellence

Thanks for joining us – we look forward to sharing, communicating, and meeting or exceeding your expectations in every way we can.

Calvin Sonntag
Chief Executive Officer
Brett-Young Seeds Limited

Recent BY PLUS notes

Welcome to BY PLUS notes

Posted: Sep 11, 2020

Thank-you for being a customer of BrettYoung, and now, part of BY PLUS. BrettYoung is an independent seed company who has been deeply involved in and driven by the needs of Canadian agriculture for over 80 years. To find out more about the pillars that drive us forward and what to expect in future editions of BY PLUS notes, read more...

Learn More >

Distinct by Design: Breeding Clubroot-Resistant Canola

Posted: Sep 10, 2020

There are three things you need to know about DL Seeds. First, like family-owned BrettYoung, DL Seeds is also in part family-owned (50% to be exact). Second, while these canola plant breeding specialists are headquartered in Morden, Manitoba, they boast two parent companies in Europe and share germplasm, breeding research and knowledge between several continents. Third, and maybe most important, DL Seeds has developed a canola variety with likely the broadest clubroot resistance available to North American farmers today.

Learn More >