We are a long established seed specialist based in Scotland. We supply estates, farms and crofts across Scotland, England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland either directly or through our network of appointed agents and distributors.
The business has strong links with leading plant breeders and variety trialling organisations, this supports our selection criteria of considering varieties for inclusion entirely on merit. This enables Watson Seeds to supply the latest grass varieties and the best advice to meet the tough challenges of today's farming environment.
Whilst embracing all the technological advances in the industry we are committed to the traditional values of personal service, sound advice and seed of the highest possible quality.
We enjoy a very positive relationship with a range of key breeders, across Europe and beyond, that enables us to procure the best varieties possible for our Castle Mixtures.Find out more
Having worked in the seed trade across the country, Johnny returned to Scotland back in 1991 to establish a business to focus on offering top quality grass seed mixtures, backed up with personal service with sound advice. This commitment continues throughout the company to this email@example.com
Alex is a seed specialist in Angus, East Perthshire, Kincardineshire and Morayshire. Alex gained knowledge and experience working alongside her father, Sandy Eggo, from a young age and has worked with Watson Seeds since firstname.lastname@example.org
Andrew joined the sales team in 2014 after having worked within other parts of the business where he has gained a depth of knowledge on plant breeding, trialing and seed production. Andrew covers the Lothians, Stirlingshire & Fife.email@example.com
Euan joined the Watsons team in January 2020. He is a seed specialist supporting and covering the Highlands, Islands and Caithness. He is a qualified auctioneer and has a great interest in the Farming/Agricultural sector. This has led him from selling livestock to selling seed! He also runs a couple of small pedigree flocks of Texel and Rouge sheep which keeps him busy throughout the firstname.lastname@example.org
Andy joined us in September 2021. He farms, in partnership with his parents, John & Margaret, a productive beef and sheep enterprise in Castle Douglas. He brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge in both grassland and forage production and email@example.com
Iona is originally from Newton Stewart but is now living in Inverurie, Aberdeenshire. Iona studied at SRUC Craibstone, obtaining a qualification in Rural Business Management before moving into the dairy industry where she gained valuable knowledge of grassland firstname.lastname@example.org
Cameron McDonald lives in Pathhead, Midlothian. He gained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Agriculture at SRUC Edinburgh and joins us from arable contracting where he worked extensively in the Scottish Borders and also had 7 months in Canada.email@example.com