About Westland Horticulture
Background of Westland
Westland Horticulture was established in 1990 in Dungannon, County Tyrone. Since its early days of producing compost, Westland has grown in size and strength and is now one of the leading and fastest growing horticultural companies in the UK.
Supplying a wide range of market leading gardening products to the industry including growing media, lawn treatments, lawn seed, plant food, pest control, fungicides, weed killers and mulches. Westland is guaranteed to bring more life to the garden. Westland also own the market leading brand of seed Unwins and wild bird feed ranges Peckish, Nature’s Feast and Bucktons.
Westland’s products are available for purchase in independent garden centres, large retailers on the high street and online and also in most supermarkets across the UK.
Westland has three main sites…
This is the company’s Head Office and the location for the production of all Growing Media produced by the company including the patented West+ peat alternative.
All products except Growing Media and Bird Care are produced at the company’s Cambridgeshire facilities, meaning the Alconbury site produces over 10 million products each year. This site is also home of Unwins & Marshalls online seed business.
Westland produce all bird feed products at their facilities in East Yorkshire. In 2012 Westland purchased Cranswick Pet Products which has state of the art facilities to produce the very best quality bird feed. For the past five years the Driffield facilities have been awarded an ‘A’ Grade by the British Retail Consortium, the only bird food producing company in the UK to have this.