Agrico was founded in 1973 as a top cooperative with three affiliated member associations: PZVB in Groningen, DTV in Assen and Zuiderzeepolders in Emmeloord. In 1974 the statutes were amended, so that Agrico became a primary cooperative society.
There are currently 96 people employed at the head office, including our advisors. Agrico Research employs 23 people and Leo de Kock & Zn. B.V. has a workforce of 46. Read more on the about Agrico page.
Our foreign subsidiaries employ a total of on average 41 employees (FTE). The number of employees working for the entire Agrico group during the harvest year 2008 was 192 FTE. Read more on the about Agrico page.