South West Seeds Ltd

Welcome to South West Seeds.

South West Seeds Ltd is one of the largest seed merchants in Scotland. Established in 1981, we pride ourselves on being at the forefront of the latest technologies and practises. We specialise in supplying Grass Seeds, Cereal Seeds, Agrochemicals and Wholecrop Additives.

Operating from Closeburn, Dumfriesshire we cover Central and South West Scotland including the Islands of Bute and Arran. We have a highly trained team of Agronomists – all members of the Basis Professional Register – who can supply any grower with whatever advice or supplies they may require. We pride ourselves in providing the best personal service to our customers.

Agrovsita UK Limited the leading agronomy specialist, crop protection, seed, amenity and horticultural distributor purchased the shares of South West Seeds Ltd on 26 February 2015. Commenting on the sale, Stewart Bryson Managing Director states “Agrovista has identified South West Seeds Ltd as a key part of their future plans in our trading area.  This exciting  development allows and our customers to benefit from being part of a successful innovative business focusing on technology in the rapidly changing market” .James Robertson Group Chairman of Agrovista comments “We have had a dialogue with South West Seeds for some time and this move is great for all parties.  It further emphasises the investment strategy of our company and shareholder, the Marubeni Corporation who have identified agriculture and food production as a core division for the future.  With the acquisition of Gavilon last year making them the 2nd largest grain handler in the world coupled with a substantial fertiliser business presents great opportunities for our business”. 

It’s business as usual at South West Seeds, all staff transfer to Agrovista.





Kilfaddoch, Closeburn, Dumfriesshire, DG3 5HW
Tel: 01848 331416 Fax: 01848 331554