AGRO CS is a Czech company founded in 1992. Our company rose from Agropodnik a.s. Česká Skalice, which was frequently used by farmers regarding counselling, storage and fertilizer application. In following years, AGRO CS exploited their expertise and in 1994 they started to produce substrates and fertilizers in small packagings. Since then AGRO CS has been expanding their activities and nowadays AGRO CS is one of the leading producers of substrates, fertilizers and grass seed mixtures in Central Europe and Eastern Europe.
Nowadays, AGRO CS employs 240 people in their parental company and more than 400 people in total including subsidiaries. The turnover of the company is more than 1,5 billion CZK (58 milion €) in domestic market. AGRO CS´ssubsidiaries are located in Slovakia, Latvia, Hungary and Romania.
AGRO CS has four divisions:
Garden division produces and supplies hobby and profi customers with substrates, fertilizers, grass seed mixtures, turfs, decorative material, plant protection products and other products for gardening. This division opeartes both in Central Europe and Eastern Europe. It has exclusive dealership of Kristalon fertilizer hobby packaging.
Engineering Division supplies technological line units for stocking, sorting, mixing, out-stocking and shipping of industrial fertilizers and substrates and big-bag fillers. The division also runs a filling station, distributes AdBlue and packages for loose materials.
Agricultural Division supplies customers with fertilizers and provides a full range of services for growers and distributors in the Czech Republic. Supported by a laboratory accredited by the Czech Accreditation Institute, the division provides counselling, takes samples and does analyses of soil, fertilizers, sludge, feed, fruit and vegetables.
BioEnergy Division operates a 1,4 MW biogas plant with composting plant on the outskirts of Jaroměř. Both facilities transform plant-based waste materials into electricity and heat use by the households in Jaroměř. The composting plant produces certified compost for gardening and agriculture. The division also runs a small hydro-electricstation on the River Úpa, which is situated within the premises of AGRO CS production and logistics centre in V Lukách.
AGRO CS is the majority owner of other companies such as:
ABEX Substráty a.s., AGROPODNIK ORLICE a.s., AGRO CS Slovakia a.s., AGRO CS HUNGARY Kft, AGRO CS Poland Sp. z.o.o., AGRO UKRAINE WEST, AGRO CS Ukrajina, AGRO CS Romania, Nahořanská a.s., AGRO Provodov a.s., BRIZANT A SISTEQO a rašeliniště Skuraty, ENGELMANN Czech.