Official partners

This competition is made possible by the generous support of the following organisations:


CLAAS is a one of the world's leading manufacturers of agricultural engineering equipment. Energy means power, motion and growth. With this in mind, for nearly 100 years CLAAS has been developing intelligent solutions for agricultural machinery that make our customers’ lives easier at harvest time. Decades of research and experience create a solid foundation for a product range that enables CLAAS to meet the constantly increasing challenges of a growing world population and dwindling resources, and therefore to optimise harvesting. CLAAS is full of energy.


Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the fields of health care, nutrition and high-tech materials. Bayer CropScience, a subgroup of Bayer AG with annual sales of EUR 7,255 billion (2011), is one of the world’s leading innovative crop science companies in the areas of crop protection, non-agricultural pest control, seeds and traits. The company offers an outstanding range of products and extensive service backup for modern, sustainable agriculture and for non-agricultural applications. Bayer CropScience has a global workforce of 21,000 and is represented in more than 120 countries.