S&W

S&W specializes in agricultural breeding, production and processing for the alfalfa, sunflower, sorghum species and stevia industries. Read more

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S&W

S&W specializes in agricultural breeding, production and processing for the alfalfa, sunflower, sorghum species and stevia industries. Read more

Mark W. Wong's photo - President & CEO of S&W

President & CEO

Mark W. Wong

CEO Approval Rating

89/100

Founded:

1980

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNASDAQSANW

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Forage Genetics International, LLC is S&W's biggest rival. Forage Genetics International, LLC was founded in 1991, and is headquartered in Nampa, Idaho. Like S&W, Forage Genetics International, LLC also works within the Agricultural Products sector. Forage Genetics International, LLC generates $63.9M less revenue vs. S&W.

Alforex is one of S&W's top competitors. Alforex's headquarters is in Woodland, California, and was founded in 2013. Like S&W, Alforex also works within the Agricultural Products sector. Alforex generates 14% of S&W's revenue.

Pacific Seed is seen as one of S&W's top competitors. Pacific Seed is a Private company that was founded in 1991 in Walnut Creek, California. Pacific Seed operates in the Agricultural Products industry. Compared to S&W, Pacific Seed has 77 fewer employees.

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S&W Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$83.9M

S&W's revenue is the ranked 2nd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 40.1M. Over the last four quarters, S&W's revenue has grown by 25.2%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $32.4M; in Q4 2020, it was $15.1M; in Q3 2020, it was $13.9M; in Q2 2020, S&W's revenue was $25.9M.

S&W Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Pasture Genetics Pty Ltd.

Feb 2020

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$8.1M
Pasture Genetics researches and distributes genetic seed products such as alfalfa, medic, clovers, vetch and forage cereals for farmers.
SV Genetics Pty Ltd

May 2016

Source »
undisclosed
SV Genetics is a Australian plant breeding company that specializes in the development of sunflower, forage and grain sorghum hybrids.

These are all the companies that S&W has acquired. S&W has acquired 2 companies and its latest acquisition was Pasture Genetics Pty Ltd. in Feb 2020. Pasture Genetics researches and distributes genetic seed products such as alfalfa, medic, clovers, vetch and forage cereals for farmers.

S&W Funding History

Since S&W was founded in 1980, it has participated in 8 rounds of funding. In total S&W has raised $124.7M. S&W's last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $2.0M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt - PPP (CARES Act)
Apr 2020
$2M
Post-IPO Debt
Dec 2019
$35M
Post-IPO Equity
Sep 2018
$5M
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Private Placement
Jul 2017
$10.7M
Post-IPO Equity
Nov 2015
$4.9M
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Since S&W was founded in 1980, it has participated in 8 rounds of funding. In total S&W has raised $124.7M. S&W's last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $2.0M

S&W Investments

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SenesTech is an Arizona-based manufacturer and supplier of rat pest control products for residential and commercial sectors.
$579.7K
Mar 05, 2020
Equity
Dec 07, 2016

These are all the companies that S&W has invested in. S&W has invested 2 companies and its latest investment was Pasture Genetics Pty Ltd. in Feb 2020. Pasture Genetics researches and distributes genetic seed products such as alfalfa, medic, clovers, vetch and forage cereals for farmers.

S&W News

March 4, 2021Benzinga

Looking Into S&W Seed's Return On Capital Employed

In Q2, S&W Seed (NASDAQ:SANW) posted sales of $15.05 million. Earnings were up 20.78%, but S&W Seed s... See more »
February 11, 2021BizWest

S&W closes out 2020 with mixed quarter

LONGMONT - S&W Seed Co. (Nasdaq: SANW) just beat out its revenue expectations in the final quarter of... See more »
January 25, 2021BizWest

S&W sells off California seed facility

LONGMONT - S&W Seed Co. (Nasdaq: SANW) has sold off its alfalfa seed facility in Five Points, Califor... See more »
January 25, 2021Powder and Bulk Solids

S&W Seed Company Consolidates Processing Assets

The firm has consolidated its US seed production operations at its facilities in Nampa, ID and New De... See more »
December 8, 2020MarketScreener

Provides Seed Trait Technology Development and Commercialization Update

(marketscreener.com) LONGMONT, Colo., Dec. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- S&W Seed Company , a global agricu... See more »
November 12, 2020Post Online Media

S&W Seed Company Q1 2021 core revenue $12.2 million

S&W Seed Company announced financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2021 ended Septembe... See more »

S&W Press Releases

February 25, 2020PR Newswire

S&W Seed Company and ADAMA announce new sorghum cropping solution for postemergence grass weed control

LONGMONT, Colo. and RALEIGH, N.C., Feb. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, on the eve of the 2020 Commod... See more »
October 29, 2019PR Newswire

S&W Seed Company Sets First Quarter Fiscal Year 2020 Conference Call and Earnings Release for Wednesday, November 13, 2019

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&W Seed Company (Nasdaq: SANW) will report financi... See more »
August 20, 2019PR Newswire

S&W Adds Wheat Program to Expand Australian Market Presence

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&W Seed Company (Nasdaq: SANW) today announced the... See more »
May 14, 2019PR Newswire

S&W to Present at 20th Annual B. Riley FBR Institutional Investor Conference

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&W Seed Company (Nasdaq: SANW) today announced that... See more »
April 4, 2019StreetInsider

S&W Seed Company Expands Focus in Asia-Pacific

S&W Seed Company (Nasdaq: SANW) has announced the appointment of international sorghum and seed speci... See more »
April 4, 2019CentralCharts

S&W Seed Company Expands Focus in Asia-Pacific

SACRAMENTO, Calif. and TOOWOOMBA, Australia, April 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&W Seed Company (Nasdaq: ... See more »
March 18, 2019PR Newswire

S&W Seed Company Expands Sunflower Focus in Europe

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&W Seed Company (Nasdaq: SANW) has announced the ... See more »

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S&W Headquarters

2101 Ken Pratt Blvd Suite 201

Longmont, Colorado80501

720-506-9191

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S&W Summary

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Overview

S&W specializes in agricultural breeding, production and processing for the alfalfa, sunflower, sorghum species and stevia industries. S&W was founded in 1980. S&W's headquarters is located in Longmont, Colorado, USA 80501. It has raised 124.7M in 8 r...

CEO

S&W's President & CEO, Mark W. Wong, currently has an approval rating of 89%. S&W's primary competitors are Forage Genetics International, LLC, Alforex & Pacific Seed.

Website

swseedco.com

Frequently Asked Questions about S&W

  1. When was S&W founded?

    S&W was founded in 1980
  2. Who is S&W's CEO?

    S&W's CEO is Mark W. Wong
  3. How much revenue does S&W generate?

    S&W generates $83.9M in revenue
  4. How much funding does S&W have?

    S&W has historically raised $124.7M in funding
  5. Where is S&W's headquarters?

    S&W's headquarters is in Longmont Colorado, USA
  1. How many employees does S&W have?

    S&W has 122 employees
  2. What sector does S&W operate in?

    S&W is in Agricultural Products
  3. Who are S&W's competitors?

    S&W's top competitors are Forage Genetics International, LLC, Alforex, Pacific Seed
  4. Who has S&W invested in?

    S&W's has invested in companies such as SenesTech