Monarch is a seed company with a long and rich tradition. The company is currently managed by the third and fourth generation of the Bakker family. Monarch is specialized in the breeding, production and marketing of vegetable seeds. More than 95% of its sales is into export markets, with a special focus on Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia.
The head offices are based at Noord-Scharwoude in Holland. Monarch main breeding stations are in Holland as well as in South Africa. Production is done all over the world, depending on the most suitable production area.
Monarch is famous for its focus on bean varieties, but is also breeding and marketing vegetable crops like: lettuce, tomato, pepper, eggplant, onion, carrot, pumpkin, cucumber and squash. This very wide range of products, with varieties for all kinds of climatic conditions, makes Monarch not only a serious and reliable partner, but also an interesting partner for customers who require the latest developments in breeding to meet their quality standards. Apart from breeding new varieties and hybrids, Bakker Brothers also produces all the generic varieties on our own stock seed, to ensure the highest quality and purity of these varieties.