Vegetable seeds from Rijk Zwaan

  • Vegetable seeds for professional growers

  • Varieties bred for growing in South Africa

  • Thoroughly selected and tested

Christof's story

Patensie Acht Boerdery

The business started 25 years ago by Herman and Mari Malan. Since then Herman and Mari's daughter, Hanna-Mari and her husband Christof moved back to the farm in 2009. The farm is situated in Patensie, Eastern Cape.


In our quest for new and improved varieties, we take trends and demographic developments into account to identify the right priorities.
Why Rijk Zwaan

Win-win situations

We regard our customers as our partners and we strive to create win-win situations and the formation of long term partnerships.