Choosing the right variety (ies) for your soils, places, crop sequences, cultivation goals, etc., etc. are fundamental to being able to achieve success with your cultivation. It is also necessary to know which cultivation measures individual varieties requires to achieve the desired results under the different growing conditions prevailing in Sweden and between different years. Overall objectives in the field of cultivation material are to contribute to a public, independent, unbiased and objective variety testing that, in a coordinated and efficient manner, gives Swedish farmers access to healthy, modern and competitive varieties, regardless of where they operate. Within the area, there is also a great deal of focus on investigating how to best safeguard the inherent potential of the varieties and to ensure that weaknesses of a single variety are clarified, to prevent costly surprises for farmers and their trading partners.