Skip to the content


Harlow Agricultural Merchants Ltd (HAM) have been a leading independent supplier of agrochemicals to farmers in the region since the 1980's.

Agrochemicals play a key roll in crop protection as many farmers choose to use Agrochemical / Agrichemicals or pesticides as they are sometimes known, to control against diseases, pests, Weed's and also to enhance the yield. Not only will this increase food production but also profitability to the grower.

HAM priding themselves with a strong emphasis on technical knowledge, advice and a prompt delivery service to make sure your agrochemicals are on farm for the key timing's.


Harlow Agricultural Merchants Ltd (HAM) are the leading independent supplier of agrochemicals to farmers in the region with a strong emphasis on technical advice, impartial product choice and providing a first class delivery service.

HAM pride themselves on our ability to choose products from all the major and generic manufacturers of pesticides which enhances our ability to supply the right product for the right situation at the right value.

We are open to the opportunity of discussing your needs in a friendly, professional manner and we feel that we may be able to match a package to suit all situations.

Harlow Agricultural Merchants Ltd have a dedicated friendly team of Basis & FACTS trained agronomists offering independent advice tailored to your individual needs.

The team can offer a full range of agronomy options depending on our individual needs, from just standalone advice to fully serviced packages including regular field inspections. Regular training and information from manufacturers and our own in house trials programmes ensure that we can offer recommendations that will maximise the most from your crops. The team will not only advise on the best crop protection product but can also give you advice on different cultivation method, seed and varietal choice, nutrition and nozzle selection to really get the best benefits out of your land.

Our team covers Essex, Hertfordshire, Suffolk, Bedfordshire and South Cambridge.

Area Managers

Chris Collings - West Suffolk & North West Essex 

Ben Chapman - Central & South Essex 

Simon Clark - East Herts, North & South Essex

Tom Marsh - Central & East Essex 

Robert Harpur - East Essex 

Meet the team

Default person silhouette

Darrell Clark
Director - Orders & Enquiries

Default person silhouette

Andrew Rhodes
Commercial & Technical

Default person silhouette

Ben Freeston
Orders & Enquiries