Helping SA farmers grow better crops and healthier livestock

Looking for a company that has your back and shares your family values? AW Vater & Co have been family owned and operated since 1957 and are one of SA’s leading independent agribusinesses.


You deserve someone who has your back

We know your work can be a constant struggle against weeds, pests, unreliable weather, and fluctuating markets. But we also know that the farming lifestyle is absolutely worth it. Which is why we’re passionate about providing the solutions you need, so you can get back to enjoying it more. AW Vater & Co is a team of passionate people who love agriculture and are in it for the farmers – not the big corporates.

Why work with us

Get the supply and support you deserve

Farm with confidence that someone has your back

We’ve been helping SA farmers for over 65 years grow over 300,000 ha.

Choose from a huge range and competitive pricing

No hold-ups or hassles. Have product on-farm when you need it.

Stress less with our exceptional service and support

We pride ourselves on being down-to-earth people focused on helping you find an honest solution.

Everything SA farmers need from seed to silo

Unlike others, we take the risk of ensuring we have product

Your biggest priority is having the right product at the right time. That’s why, we make sure that you can rely on us having stock – even when others don’t. As our customer, we make sure you can get the job done properly while saving time and money. And when we say we’ve got you covered, we mean it. From crop protection products, seed, fertiliser, fencing, animal health, safety and spray equipment, hay and grain supplies, right down to your mum’s washing powder. Everything from seed to silo.


Your one-stop farm-shop

All your farming needs in one place to save you time, hassles, and money.


Grow the latest cereals, oilseeds, legumes and pasture varieties on the market.

Crop Protection

Huge range of all crop protection and agricultural chemical products at super competitive prices.

Animal Health

From handling to feeding, tags to nutrition, pour-on’s, drenches and vaccines.

Rural Supplies

Grab your fencing gear, pipe fittings, grain and hay supplies, spray and safety equipment, general merch, all at the one place.


Boost your yields with competitively priced bulk granular and liquid fertiliser products.


I deal with Vaters because they’re a family business with very competitive prices, sound agronomy advice, very helpful staff and importantly they have the stock on hand when I require it.

Scott, from Yorke Peninsula

Professional, friendly customers service and availability of products is important to me, which is why I choose AW Vater & Co for my farming enterprise.

Andrew, from Mid North

It’s a bloody pleasure to walk in Vaters door and be greeted with very friendly staff that go the extra mile to satisfy our needs.

Ian, from Yorke Peninsula

Saddleworth, Mid North

Hours of Operation
Mon – Fri 8.30am – 5.00pm

Kadina, Yorke Peninsula

Hours of Operation
Mon – Fri 8.00am – 5.00pm

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