Company Overview


  • An international company, dedicated to innovative and sustainable development of the highest quality vegetable seeds.
  • A leader in the vegetable seed business and #4 worldwide thanks to our parent company, Limagrain
  • A culturally diverse and collaborative team, working in over 30 countries, serving growers on every continent.
  • Committed to our growers, shippers, distributors, and dealers. Their customers are our customers.
  • Passionate about working side-by-side in the field with our customers to produce the most effective and reliable seeds for local growing.
  • Focused on innovation, successful solutions, and customer satisfaction.
  • Made up of farmers, researchers, scientists and project managers, dedicated to serving the needs of our customers.

We are a vegetable seed company that is fully involved and supports diversified, sustainable, and environmentally friendly agriculture.

We are global. We are local. We are HM.CLAUSE.

We specialize in the breeding, production, and sales of vegetable seeds. From the world market to the farmer’s market, we collaborate with our customers to deliver successful solutions for the agricultural challenges of today, and produce the highest quality seeds for the future. Our global team of experts and state-of-the-art research facilities enable us to work side-by-side with growers to provide the most regionally relevant and reliable vegetable seeds available.

HM.CLAUSE is a business unit of Limagrain, an international co-operative agricultural group, specializing in field seeds, vegetable seeds and cereal products. With a team of over 3,000 professionals in over 30 countries, we are dedicated to the sustainable solutions for the land, successful products for our customers, and intensive research and innovations for the future.

HM.CLAUSE was formed in 2008, combining our two commercial brands, HARRIS MORAN in the USA and CLAUSE in France. However, the company roots go back to 1785, with its founding organization, Tezier. Our brands represent the best of all worlds, combining know-how, expertise and resources to create an exceptional company, doing extraordinary work.

As a global company, each and every one of us is genuinely invested in our customers’ success and the future of our industry.

We build a strong collaboration with farmers throughout the world, providing diversified and innovative vegetable seed products that meet their local farming needs and consumer expectations for quality, tasty, and healthy food.