The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine is the official regulatory and certifiying body for seed certification in Ireland. These responsibilities are carried out by the Crop Evaluation and Certification Division of the Department.
Seed of the following species and groups is certified in Ireland :
- Seed potatoes,
- Grass species (including grass seed mixtures),
- Pulse seeds.
More information is available in the following web page : Seed Certification
Crop Evaluation and Certification Division
Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Backweston Farm, Leixlip
Co. Kildare, Ireland
++353 1 6302900
++353 1 6280634
++353 1 6302902
Assistant Agricultural Inspector
Phone : ++353 1 6302907