Sulky Burel

We are a company of 250 people who specialise in the design, production and marketing of agricultural soil preparation, drilling and fertilisation solutions. Founded in 1936, Sulky is a family business which has over 80 years` experience in these areas. Since our creation in 1936, we have been guided by what our customers tell us. Our enduring relationship is based on trust and commitment.

Company details

Les Portes de Bretagne – P.A. de la Gaultière , CHATEAUBOURG , 35220 France

Locations Served

Our Distributors

Business Type:
Manufacturer
Industry Type:
Agriculture
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

Sulky Burel S.A. manufactures and sells farm machinery in Europe and internationally. The company offers seed drills, fertilizer spreaders, and soil preparation equipment. It also provides rate calibration and overlap testing, and accessories fitting services. The company was founded in 1936 and is based in Chateaubourg, France.

Useful innovation

5% of turnover reinvested in  R&D

Partnership with major European research institutes, IRSTEA, DLG, CETIM, CEMAGREF. Portfolio of several dozen patents. Innovation recognised – awarded prizes by Agritechnica, SIMA and more.

Close to our customers on 5 continents

Sulky’s products are distributed by our local partner distribution network.

Major international partners

Key figures


€42 M turnover in 2015

250 men and women are involved in this project
3 production sites in France
4000 machines in 2015
+ 500,000 machines designed and manufactured at the Châteaubourg factory since 1936