Value through innovation

Helping farmers produce higher yields and better quality food to feed the world is at the heart of what we do.

Leaders in adjuvant technology

As the UK’s leading adjuvant supplier and with a strong presence in Europe, we work in partnership with farmers, distributors, and experts within the agricultural industry to help protect crops across the globe from pests, weeds, diseases, and more recently, climate change, that impact the food we eat.

We’re a results driven, leading adjuvant and biostimulant business helping to optimise the performance of crop protection inputs and plant health in order to help address those very issues our farmers have to cope with every day.

Innovative solutions

We have a wide portfolio of products to optimise the performance of pesticides at every stage of the spray delivery process. Our class leading biostimulants are also proven to help crops reach their yield and quality potential by reducing abiotic stress and improving plant health.

Our product range:

  • Adjuvants
  • Water conditioners
  • Anti-foaming
  • Anti-drift
  • Soil conditioners
  • Soil stabilisers
  • Pod stickers
  • Biostimulants

 

Supporting the industry for 25 years

Privately owned and leading the way

Established in 1994 by agrochemical specialist Mike Roche, we’ve been at the forefront of adjuvant technology for 25 years. 

 

Trading in 17 countries across the world

Using our expertise and innovative techniques, together with only the best ingredients, we continue to produce reliable and sustainable solutions in a range of crops in 17 countries across the World:

United Kingdom, France, Germany, Ireland, Poland, Bulgaria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Turkey, Netherlands, Hungary, Ukraine, Russia, Romania, Ghana, Uzbekistan.

Over 150 years of experience

With over 150 years of agricultural experience within the team, we’ve got a pretty good understanding of the issues in growing a high performing profitable crop and the challenges involved in optimising crop protection. 

We’re a culture of innovators and problem solvers who prove the two aren’t mutually exclusive, constantly striving to apply our adjuvant expertise to help you optimise every spray. We don’t believe in playing second fiddle and never rest until we’ve found a solution to the next problem.

The team

We might be a relatively small team compared to some, but we have a real passion for what we do. That same passion we feel for our suppliers, partners and customers so we go out of our way to make sure we don’t only deliver the reliable innovative solutions you expect, but we also make our expertise, people and products accessible when you need it. We’ll also make it easy and make it work because for us, it never really is just business, it’s personal.

Managing Director

Emma Ralph

With a passion for people and agricultural leadership, Emma took on the role as Managing Director in October 2018 and has an extensive background in the crop protection industry. She also knows a bit about adjuvants!

Marketing Manager

Sarah Ferrie

Sarah is the lead for all of our marketing activities and your contact for anything marketing, press or media related.

Regulatory and R&D Manager

Ed Heywood

Ed is in charge of product registrations and research and development activities.

Director

Ad de Jong

Based in our Utrecht office in The Netherlands, Ad has an extensive background in crop protection across Europe.

Sales Assistant

Kim Rawlings

Often at the end of the phone when you call us at the office.

Executive Assistant

Natalie Letch

Our newest recruit, Natalie has recently joined us.

R&D Consultant

Robert Butselaar

Robert is the man in the white coat behind many of our innovations.

Production and Logistics Manager

Ronnie Underhill

Ron takes care of procurement, manufacturing and all product deliveries.

Technical Manager

Stuart Sutherland

Your man for trials and any technical questions from the field, Stuart has a wealth of crop protection experience to call upon. He’s also pretty handy with a drone!

Commercial Director

Will Ramsay

Our commercial lead within the company, with responsibilities for sales in UK and rest of the World.

Diving deep into grower challenges

We know the best products come from teams who aren’t afraid to get their hands dirty, think outside the box and collaborate every day.

We’re focused on forging strong partnerships with suppliers and users of our products to ensure we bring effective solutions to market that you can rely on. We go out of our way to fully immerse ourselves in the issue and develop innovative technology that adds value.

Innovate, prototype, test, repeat

With our pioneering spirit and relentless passion to bring only the best solutions to market, produced with the best ingredients, we operate to the highest standards and invest heavily in research and development.

We invest 5% of turnover in research every year

  • Plant pathology
  • Molecular biology
  • Droplet integrity
  • Tank mix compatibility
  • Fields trials  safety & efficacy

Our research partners

We don't expect you to take our word for it, so we work with a wide range of independent organisations to really put our products to the test so you can have the confidence they really do perform as you'd expect. Here are just a few of the research organisations we work with.

Get in touch

Require technical assistance or product information? Please get in touch with our Technical Manager, Stuart Sutherland.

For all other general enquiries, please email or call us at the office. If you’d prefer, drop us a message using our contact form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

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