Biobest Group NV

Biobest Group NV

To contribute to global sustainable production of high-value crops by being the most reliable partner in pollination and biological crop protection. Being an expert in pollination and biological control, Biobest knows everything about these topics. In 1987, Biobest was the first company to put bumblebees on the market. With thirty years of expertise, we still lead the way. Biobest continues to deliver high quality products at all times. We maintain the quality at every level: in the factory and during the transport in order to guarantee an optimal result in your crop. Biobest strongly focusses on Research and Development. Furthermore, we never stop innovating. Think of Nutrimite and Flying Doctors developed by Biobest. Our company also provides you with tailored advice for your crop. Worldwide! With technical support and close follow-up. Our experts in the field love to help and advice you.

Company details

Ilse Velden 18 , Westerlo , 2260 Belgium
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Business Type:
Industry Type:
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
Year Founded:
Over 1000

Biobest, we invented the buzziness

As a pioneer in the production of bumblebees since 1987, Biobest has become one of the world’s leading companies in natural pollination and biological control of pests and diseases. Known since many years for its bumblebees and wide range of beneficial insects, mites and nematodes, the company now offers a complete range of natural solutions including biopesticides, monitoring and scouting tools, pheromones ….

With 16 group companies in 5 continents, distributors in more than 60 countries and over 1.000 employees worldwide, we stand prepared to provide growers with tailor-made advice. We focus on vegetables, ornamentals, soft-fruits and orchards. With the power of our natural solutions, a successful crop goes hand in hand with a healthy product and a clean environment.


Goal of quality control
Our growers offer standardised and effective products at all times and locations.

The same strict standards apply to our biofactories and hubs all over the world. These standards make sure that each product

  • has no diseases and contaminations

  • contains the number of beneficials indicated

  • is efficient

How do we control?
On every location, Biobest has a quality team with a person in charge of the quality. They monitor the entire production chain and test the end product acting strictly on ‘Standard Operating Procedures’.

Objective international standards
As a member of the International Organization of Biological Control, Biobest follows the IOBC guidelines for the quality control of its beneficials.

Your feedback matters
Biobest values the feedback of all its customers. We use your input with care to guarantee transparency in all results of our quality control.


16 subsidiaries and more than 120 distributors in almost 70 countries.

Biobest helps growers in almost 70 countries from its headquarters in Belgium and some subsidiaries on a strategical location. We are happy that we can reach more and more people as Biobest employs more than one thousand professionals worldwide. Biobest guarantees a worldwide service thanks to geographical well-spread subsidiaries, production locations, sales representatives and technical experts. Do you want to discover all companies in the Biobest group? Please click here.

In other countries, Biobest’s distributors are important partners for you as a customer to help you achieve your economic and ecological goals. We focus on qualitative products and tailored advice. Please click here to consult a list of the Biobest distributors.