100% Michigan Grown Staple Crop Seeds that Empower Your Plant-based Lifestyle Goals

Great Lakes Staple Seeds

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Our FALL PLANTED GRAINS are now available.

We are only shipping items in the 2021 Fall Planted Grains Collection

If you encounter difficulty placing your grain order, please email me or message me on Facebook.

Why are we only accepting orders for fall-planted grains?

We anticipate availability of our spring-planted inventory in mid-December at the earliest. As always, thank you for your interest and support.

Great Lakes Staple Seeds prides itself on offering a diverse selection of seeds, each and every one is regionally adapted, savable, all-natural, untreated and grown with love on our Michigan homestead. We devote our efforts to producing high-quality seeds of staple crops that meet a wide variety of plant-based nutritional and functional goals using methods that are ecologically responsible and sustainable. We are honored and grateful that you choose to include our seeds in your garden as a part of your healthy lifestyle.

GLSS & Mother Earth News - the Podcast!

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New to Growing Grains or Cereals?

Big Schnozzed Creatures - Friend or Foe?

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A delightfully light, moist and lemony cake

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Strengthening varietal resilience to meet the challenges of shifting environmental conditions through the cultivation of robust varieties in healthy soil and the selecting of high quality seed from thriving plants.

A Simple Pot of Beans?

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2020 Reflections

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The Power of Seeds

Pollinators LOVE buckwheat! You can too!

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Truly Joyful

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A Field of Dreams - A Field of Beans!

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Vegan, Gluten-free Marshmallows!

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Farinata

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Dosas! A Taste of India Comes to Michigan

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OOWISSIMAU'N NO'KIYA "Pumpkin Dough"

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Chocolaty Goodness with a Healthy Secret

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You Don't Need a Field to Grow Grains!

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Aahhh the Humble Cornfield Dry Bean Mix

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The Michigan Connection Seed Collection

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Making an Impact

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OSSI-Pledged Varieties

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Food for Thought

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