Corporate Headquarters: Melbourne, Australia
Category: Turf & Course Suppliers
Greg Hunt, Managing Director & CEO
James Barkhouse, Group Executive, Customer & Commercial
Nufarm is one of the world’s leading developers and manufacturers of seeds and crop protection solutions, finding effective ways to fight disease, weeds and pests for more than 100 years.
As a leading supplier to golf courses, Nufarm’s Turf and Ornamental team delivers a portfolio of products meeting the value, efficacy, and innovation demanded by the market to solve the issues that superintendents face.
While Nufarm’s head office is in Melbourne, Australia, the company has manufacturing and marketing operations based in the Americas as well as Australia, New Zealand, Asia and Europe.
Nufarm Americas, Inc, is a subsidiary of Nufarm Limited and formulates products that serve the agricultural, professional turf, vegetation management and forestry markets in the U.S. In addition to its global reach, the company is a top supplier to the U.S. golf turf market — the world’s biggest — bringing innovation and choice to distributors, retailers and the professionals they serve.
Nufarm’s North American operation encompasses several business units serving agriculture, turf, ornamental and greenhouse, seed treatment, and industrial vegetation management in the United States and Canada. Nuseed, the company’s global seed business, also has a North American presence.
Nufarm’s manufacturing and formulation facilities include two plants in the Chicago area and one in Greenville, Mississippi. Its Morrisville, North Carolina location is close to RTP, and is home to its research and development, regulatory, and marketing teams.
Nufarm also offers expertise in planning and caring for naturalized areas on the golf course. With a rotation including Sure Power for tough broadleaf weeds like ground ivy and wild violet, Millennium Ultra 2 to melt away unsightly weeds like Canada thistle, and SureGuard SC to keep dormant areas clean through the winter, superintendents can be well on their way to easily maintained naturalized areas.
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