FFR is an inter-regional cooperative working behind the scenes to
provide plant breeding and agronomy services in support of many seed
brands and agronomy programs. FFR provides research services to
members, affiliated regional cooperatives, independent seed companies
and providers of seed related products and services in the eastern
cornbelt and mid-atlantic agricultural production region.
uses modern field research and technology equipment and strategies to
evaulate crop performance and input technologies designed to make crop
production more efficient. Data from FFR field research enables
customers to evaluate various management techniques and practices to
help determine "best practices" strategies for cooperatives and farmers
in their crop production systems.
FFR also plants and maintains high quality plots for training
salespeople and technical agronomists so that resources of the
agribusiness system can be efficiently delivered to farms.