Grass seed (forage seed) market is projected to display higher growth in the forecast period due to rise in demand for dairy products. Forage seeds are plant stems and leaves consumed by the grazing livestock. Forage seeds are highly nutritious and digestible that directly affect intestinal health of livestock and help maintain their growth rate.
Factors influencing the growth of grass seed (forage seed) market are rising awareness of the health benefits of dairy products, inclination of farmers towards quality forage seeds to produce quality milk. Moreover, continuous adoption of technology that helps in managing livestock for scalable profit and increase in demand for nutritious forage seeds like chicory, ryegrass, clover and brassicas are also fuelling the market. However, irregular growth cycle in seed and low funding for research activities is hampering the market growth.
Increasing economic benefits of the production of forage seeds like business flexibility and improvement in soil health are trending in the market. Nevertheless, grass seed (forage seed) market is hampered by adverse climatic conditions that affects forage production.
Market is categorized on the basis of type, livestock type, and geography. On the basis of type, market is divided into fresh forage and stored forage. Stored forage is further segmented as hay and silage. Stored forage is expected to lead the market due to changing climate that increases the demand. Based on livestock type, the market is divided into cattle farms, poultry farms, swine farms, pork, and others. Poultry farms segment leads the grass seed (forage seed) industry due to high demand for poultry products from consumers.
Geographically, market is segmented as North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Middle East & Africa. Asia Pacific is expected to dominate the market due to rise in production of livestock and high demand for cattle feed. North America, Europe, and Middle East & Africa regions are also expected to contribute significantly to the market in the forecast period.
The prominent players in grass seed (forage seed) market comprise AgReliant Genetics, Allied Seed LLC, BrettYoung, DLF Seed & Science, Northstar Seeds Ltd, DowDupont, Hancock Farm & Seeds Co., PGG Wrightson, AMPAC Seed Company, Foster’s Seed and Feed, Advanta Seeds, Barenbrug Seeds, Canterbury Seeds, and Blue River Hybrid Organic Seeds.
Geographically, this report is segmented into several key Regions, with production, consumption, revenue (million USD), market share and growth rate of Grass Seed (Forage Seed) in these regions, from 2012 to 2023 (forecast), covering
• North America (United States, Canada and Mexico)
• Europe (Germany, France, UK, Russia and Italy)
• Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Korea, India and Southeast Asia)
• South America (Brazil, Argentina, Columbia)
• Middle East and Africa (Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt, Nigeria and South Africa)
Global Grass Seed (Forage Seed) market competition by top manufacturers, with production, price, revenue (value) and market share for each manufacturer; the top players including
• Allied Seed
• S&W Seed
• Hancock Farm & Seed
• Northstar Seed
• T.A. Seeds
• Dairyland Seed
• Forage Genetics International
On the basis of product, this report displays the production, revenue, price, market share and growth rate of each type, primarily split into
On the basis on the end users/applications, this report focuses on the status and outlook for major applications/end users, consumption (sales), market share and growth rate of Grass Seed (Forage Seed) for each application, including
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