In Germany Shumei has been active since 1994 under the direction of Seiji Tajima Sensei in Frankfurt.
In Berlin, Shumei has been active since 2003 under the direction of Takashi Hoshiyama.
Since 2003 there has been a model farm near Steinfurth / Bad Nauheim where vegetables are grown on 2.5 ha. The former Shumei employee David James had created the contact between Shumei and the Barons von Loew in autumn 2002, which have been resident there since the 13th century. The office, the accommodations and the greenhouses for growing seedlings are located on the yard itself, the vegetable production is undertaken on a piece of land leased by family Loew near the entrance to Steinfurth.