Michigan Grown Staple Crop Seeds that Fit Your Plant-based Nutritional Goals


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Recommended Alternative Suppliers

We realize our focused inventory won't satisfy all your seed desires. Please consider supporting these companies in our Great Lakes region to meet those other needs.
    • Sherck Seeds - Indiana seedsman, mentor and friend, John Sherck's collection of grains and legumes adapted for northern growing conditions is impressive.
    • Nature & Nurture Seeds - Erica and Mike operate a certified organic farm-based seed company that features regionally adapted varieties.
    • Ann Arbor Seed Company - Eric and Meredith provide seed from a burgeoning collection of open-pollinated vegetable and ornamental varieties.
    • The Garden Hoard - Michigan based seed supplier that propagates heirloom seeds for a wide variety of fruits, vegetables, flowers and herbs.
    • Annie's Heirloom Seeds - Michigan based seed supplier offering over 600 varieties of heirlooms.
    • Fruition Seeds - a like-minded seed company in New York's Finger Lakes region offering varieties for short-season gardens.
    • Hudson Valley Seed Company - an inspirational seed company also in New York State.
    • Turtle Tree Seed  - yet another New York State seed company worthy of our support.
    • Michigan Heirlooms - Karen Golden, Michigan's Tomato Whisperer, offers an amazing and inspiring array of spring transplants of tomatoes, peppers, and more for pick-up at her Highland greenhouse.


    We do our best to make sure all links are working. Please let us know if you discover one that doesn't work (and I'll create a discount code for you in appreciation). Also, please contact us to suggest a link to include. Email: Seeds(@)GreatLakesStapleSeeds(.)com - removing the brackets we use to defeat the dreaded web-bot spammers.  Updated 7 February 2020