Welcome

At Takii Seed, you could say we’re in it for the long haul. After 180 years of dedication to the world of agriculture, our goal is to continue to breed, develop and produce superior quality vegetable and flower varieties to meet our customers’ needs. We combine the best science, research and ingenuity to fuel the success of growers and distributors in this dynamic and expanding field.
American Takii, is proud to be part of the Takii Seed legacy known throughout the world. We value our customers over all and strive for long-term partnerships based on service and trust. How may we help you?

180 Years Of History

1835

Jisaburo Ohmoriya
begins selling seed
to farmers

World’s first
Brassica F1 Hybrids
introduced

1950
1962

Name changed
to Takii & Co.Ltd.

Plant Breeding &
Experiment Station
established, Kohsei Shiga

1968
1982

American Takii, Inc. (ATI)
established

Takii de Chile
and Takii Europe
BV established

1990
1999

Takii do Brasil
established

Yuma, AZ
Research Station
established

2000
2000

ISO accreditation –
a first in the Japanese
seed industry

ATI-bred Petunias African
Sunset and Trilogy Red
earn AAS awards

2014
2014

Hybrid Honeydew
Sweet Peridot launched
— bred in Yuma

ATI expands processing,
warehousing, shipping
– becomes worldwide
distribution center

2015