Established in 1952, Dalton Seeds is the largest family-owned combinable crop seed merchant in the UK.
Their commitment is to producing high quality seed and a service to farmers that is second to none. Their modern seed plant at Eye, Peterborough, uses the latest seed processing technology and can produce a full range of cereals, pulses and oilseeds. In addition to supplying farmers with quality seed, Daltons also contract process seed for a number of national and international seed breeders and suppliers. The business continually invests in modernising their cleaning and treating equipment and pride themselves in producing the highest quality produce.
Hutchinsons objective is to provide the highest standards of independent agronomic advice to farmers and growers together with the efficient supply of a complete range of agronomic inputs.
Seeds sales and advice on varieties are available from all Hutchinsons agronomists. Through a network of suppliers, the company is able to supply a complete range of seeds for all arable combinable crops and many others including energy and fodder crops, maize, small seeds and game cover.
Pearce Seeds are an independent agronomy and agricultural services company based in the South West. We our part of the Pearce Group of Companies who supply
farming and agricultural products and services to the South West: Dorset, Wiltshire, Somerset, Devon, Hampshire & Gloucestershire.
Pearce Seeds supply agrochemicals, arable and forage seed, grass seed, clover seed, maize seed, lawn seed, oilseed rape, fertiliser, fibrophos, agricultural lime and silage additives.
Our BASIS and FACTS qualified agronomists can provide advice and services for all crops and specialise in agronomy, soil sampling,
bespoke grass mixing, fruits & orchards and shooting & game.
Pearce Seeds Trials centre is registered and officially recognised by the Chemicals Regulation Directorate (CRD) to undertake Efficacy testing on new chemistry. The trials centre undertakes crop trial work and replicated trials on behalf of our agronomists, plant breeders and chemical companies. This is the only dedicated trials facility in the South West.
Wynnstay was founded in 1917 by tenant farmers of the local Wynnstay estate and was formally constituted as a farmers' co operative shortly afterwards. Over the succeeding decades, the organisation steadily grew. A series of acquisitions during the last 15 years has expanded Wynnstay's trading area to primarily include all of Wales, the North West, Yorkshire, the South West and most of the Midlands. Through our history of utilising franchise manufacturers for many of our products, customers are serviced as far a field as Somerset, Sussex and Hampshire.
The Arable Division supplies a wide range of products to arable and grassland farmers throughout the trading area. The Group is recognised as a significant supplier of fertiliser, acting as a principle supplier of CF Fertilisers UK Limited and Yara products together with our own Top Crop brand of fertiliser. Seed is processed in Shropshire at the arable base as well as at Woodheads Seeds in Yorkshire. Agrochemicals are supplied to complete the range of products.
Established in 1801, Woodheads Seeds Limited have now been trading for over 200 years, based in Little Airmyn, Drax, Selby. We are one of Yorkshire’s largest seed merchants and are now a part of the Wynnstay Group Plc, committed to value enhanced supply to the Agricultural Trading Industry.
Woodhead Seeds offer a complete service, from supplying high quality certified seed, to full buy back provision. In addition to this we can clean your own seed at our plant and supply fertiliser at competitive rates. Our company portfolio consists of cereals, herbage, oilseed Rape, pulses, gamecover crops, root seeds and fertiliser. We buy milling and feed wheat, malting and feed barley, feed oats, oilseed Rape, linseed and pulses.
Woodhead Seeds are able to set very high standards of seed production and processing through the relationships we have built with our growers. Many of our growers have been producing for Woodheads for more than 3 generations in the Yorkshire area.
The Woodheads reputation is based on the quality of our seed output and focusing the needs of our customers as a priority. We aim to have seed delivered on farm promptly to meet our customer seasonal requirements. We offer the highest quality cereal seed (HVS- Higher Voluntary Standard) and superlative grass seed for both agricultural and amenity use. All of our seed undergoes rigorous FERA Standard inspections and is independently tested.