The Maribo brand of sugarbeet seed is back in the U.S. market after a two decade absence. Crop Production Services (CPS) is the sole U.S. distributor for Maribo seed, with Mitch Wilson— Mitch.Wilson@cpsagu.com — serving as national brand manager. John Prigge is market manager for the North Dakota division, which includes northwestern Minnesota.
For the 2014 season, Maribo has varieties available commercially in the American Crystal and Southern Minnesota growing regions. As of 2013, varieties also were being tested in the Western Sugar South, Amalgamated Sugar and Michigan markets, with plans to eventually expand testing into other markets as well.
Maribo’s headquarters are located in Holeby, Denmark.
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