Jamie Tidy – Grew up around seed through his father’s involvement in the seed industry for over 40 years and finally entered the family business in 2003. Jamie and his wife Peta took over the reins of Naracoorte Seeds from 2010 and are looking forward to a long future in the seed industry. Jamie is now the General Manager and handles all of the National and International SeedTrading (excluding Lucerne), as well as your local pasture recommendations. Jamie is also the current chairman of the Southern region of the Australian Seed Federation which is the peak body for pasture seeds within Australia.
Joshua Rasheed started with Naracoorte Seeds in November 2011 to fill the rolls of pasture adviser, seed production manager and Lucerne seed trader. Joshua and his wife Emma have recently become part owners in the business. Joshua is looking forward to building long term relationships with his clients and finding the right pasture to suit each client’s enterprise. Josh possesses excellent people skills, is very community orientated and is looking forward to a future in the seed industry. Joshua is a current executive board member of Lucerne Australia who are the peak body for Lucerne seed in Australia.
Mark Williams is the logistics/export and office manager and has been with our company for over 35 years. Mark has an excellent all round knowledge of the seed industry and his export documentation skills are exemplary. Outside of work Mark runs a beef cattle, hay production and timber operation and enjoys the peace and quiet that farming offers.
Dylan Brodie joined Naracoorte Seeds in October 2015. Dylan is the manager of contracted small seed production and is in a pasture advisory role. Dylan is currently studying agronomy externally and has recently been appointed the President of Grassland Society of Southern Australia Limestone Coast Branch, demonstrating his commitment to the industry.
Clint has been with us for over 18 years. Clint is the Head Storeman and Research Farm Manager, and is responsible for overseeing mixing, packaging and dispatch, as well as the day to day duties required on the research farm. Clint has a keen eye for detail and will ensure your seed arrives intact, on time, every time!
Greg started with us in 2014 to assist Clint with the day-to-day requirements of running the store and research farm. Greg enjoys working with a team and looks forward to helping our clients receive their seed on time every time.
Peta is not only an owner of the business, but has also taken over as the Administration Manager. This was a natural progression for Peta and she is very excited to officially join the family business.
Tim is our new friendly face in administration & accounts. Tim has an extensive background in IT and is a great asset to our administration team. Tim also possesses excellent people skills and will welcome you with a smile when you enter our office!