Why invest in Johnsons seed? 

Johnsons, a history of success 

Established in 1820 Johnsons Johnsons Sports Seed mixtures habe been helping to produce quality sports turf with an unequalled reputation for technical excellence, reflecting the standards set by the people who use them. - men and women who lead the way in sports turf management. Every year more of the UK's leading turf management professionals choose Johnsons seed. 

Johnsons Sports Seed mixtures are produced by the world's largest grass breeder and producer, DLF

Global research, UK development 

Significant investment in staff and faclities has been made across the globe to support this vital area of the company. Breeding and mixture trials of all species are grown and evaluated in the UK - Customer are always welcome to visit our research and demonstration sites.

Close links with leading independent organisations such as STRI, TGA, BIGGA, ILI and IOG ensure that Johnsons Sports Seed mixtures remain at the forefont of technical development in amenity grass.

Quality technical support 

Our experienced team of national technical managers are available for Johnsons customers, delivering sound advice on mixture and cultivar selection, field support and maintenance. 

Quality production 

The quality of the seed that you use depends on the quality of production. Johnsons choose their production areas depending on the climate and the expertise of the producers. These producers recieve constant technical support and the production fields are regularly inspected. 

Quality seed

Our seed is cleaned and processed in our own facilities.

Using our own laboratories we pay particular attention to the following operations.

DRYING - to ensure that seed stays viable for the longest possible time. 

PURITY - selection quality in excess of HVS standard, ensuring seed does not contain anything other than the cultivar that was produced.

GERMINATON - all amenity seed lots checked on intake and tested at regular intervals during storage to ensure the highest levels of germination 

P & G CERTIFICATES - available upon reguest. 


Our seed mixtures are produced in our purpose built storage and processing facilities which are staffed by our fully trained personal. We have the largest dedicated 'amenity only' mixing plant in the UK with separate rye and non ryegrass mixers. This ensures the efficent production and despatch of all products and guarantees results.