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03-07-2014 02:29 PM
donnah1223

Do you have an updated list for the non gmo seeds?  Thanks

05-14-2013 07:20 AM
blessthisfamily
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Originally Posted by prescottchels View Post

There's a company selling plant starts at Wal-mart that I've never heard of...The name is Van Zyverden. Anyone know anything about them? I didn't have much luck finding out anything in my google searches.
Thanks!
Chelsie

I called the company directly the representative told me that since each state has different guidelines they are all chemical and gmo free. Their website is their company name plus . Com
08-10-2012 08:52 AM
Shana Silverman

bentley seeds source use only domestic non-GMO seeds

www.bentleyseeds.com

07-19-2012 08:13 AM
gmartinelli

I have used Penny's and Joe's seeds and they are great and no GMO's it is sort of like those mom and pop business that ones like me and my daughter and anyone I can share the info with gets it. And they are true to their word. Good people

03-03-2012 07:46 AM
tazag

www.westwindseeds.com

organic, heirloom, desert-hardy seed types.  we've had great success with them!

03-01-2012 08:46 PM
Adelenyc Anyone know if Burgess and totally tomatoes is safe?? Thx
03-01-2012 06:58 PM
GardenJane

Monsanto purchased Seminis seed Co. and in the process, bought the patents to many seeds developed by Seminis, many of which were developed before the purchase.

 

These varieties are the seeds that are owned by Monsanto and that other companies such as Burpees, buy from Seminis

 

http://www.agardenforthehouse.com/2012/02/forewarned-is-forearmed-veggie-varieties-owned-by-monsanto/

 

03-01-2012 12:56 PM
GardenJane

Monsanto bought the seed company Seminis and owns patents on seeds developed by Seminis; some companies like Burpees still buy some seed from Seminis and trial test them before they sell them; the following link goes to a site that lists the seed (and thus seed patents) varieties now owned by Monsanto, even if they were developed before the purchase.

 

http://www.agardenforthehouse.com/2012/02/forewarned-is-forearmed-veggie-varieties-owned-by-monsanto/

 

03-01-2012 12:47 PM
GardenJane

Ferry-Morse is owned by Jiffy International, a Norwegian Company that owns Jiffy (the seed starter pots and pellets), McKenzie Seed (a Canadian Company) and Tref which seems to be involved in peats and soil building components. I emailed them to see if I could find out if they grow all their own seeds, if they use GMO's or buy any seeds from Seminis.

02-20-2012 09:20 AM
Paulilovesyou

Here is one ya missed. A great one too.

http://organicseedcoop.com/

02-20-2012 08:02 AM
kristinebrown

The Thyme Garden offers organic herb seeds with a wide selection, great prices, excellent customer service and great germination rates. I've used them for years: http://www.thymegarden.com/site/561124/

 

Ever Wilde Farms offers wildflowers, wild grasses, herbs and vegetables that are heirloom and native. This is my first year ordering so I can't vouch for the germination rate yet but they have great turn around times on getting them out. http://www.everwilde.com/

 

Reimer Seeds offer over 5,000 GMO-free seeds for vegetables, herbs and flowers with many unusual seeds (rice, cotton, peppercorns, jicama, tobacco, gum arabic trees, etc.). Again this is my first year ordering but turn around time was quick. http://www.reimerseeds.com/

02-18-2012 03:33 PM
gardener home

https://www.artisticgardens.com/catalog/

02-18-2012 04:03 AM
Christopher51

I do believe that Park Seed, in Greenwood, SC, is also Monsanto free; at least according to my conversations with them. They're local and real nice people to do business with.

02-18-2012 04:02 AM
Christopher51

I do believe that Park Seed, in Greenwood, SC, is also Monsanto free; at least according to my conversations with them. They're local and real nice people to do business with.

02-17-2012 09:39 PM
camillaplum

I have a small seedcompany in denmark, with no gmo, and no F1 seeds, we grow most of hem ourselves , on our organic farm, a smaller selection is conventional, but still non gmo, and non F1..

the webshop is in danish, and sells to all of scandinavia.

best wishes

Camilla plum

www.fuglebjerggaard.dk

02-16-2012 03:05 PM
GMfreeOZ

Yes thankyou for putting this list together WE ALL need to band together and fight this ... l will share with my FB freinds at Australianswantgmfreefood : )

02-13-2012 09:26 AM
modestmothering

I am just starting gardening this spring.  This is wonderful.  Thank you!

02-13-2012 07:49 AM
kdo68

D. Landreth Seed Company?  I hope they are as that's how they promote themselves.  I just bought a bunch from them!  I see others are mentioning them as well.  They are actually going out of biz soon because they are being so pushed out by Big Ag.  Get em while you can if confirmed legit!

02-11-2012 06:05 PM
Penny Mohney

Hi Cathy, Please list our two Seed companies.

http://www.pennystomatoes.com and

http://www.pepperjoe.com

Most seeds are Organic...NO GMO's, no chemicals no machines.

Just a lot of Sunshine and Fresh air to dry our seeds.

02-10-2012 04:08 PM
Beekeeperjoy

a couple of more... Landreth seed company is organic and open pollinated and the oldest seed company in the country, dating back to 1784.  In fact Thom Jefferson and George Washington used to order seeds from them.  The Catalog costs $5.00 but it's published in this country by a small company in Boston.  http://www.landrethseeds.com/

 

Also Johnny's Selected Seeds has a lot of organic and open-pollinated seeds, I'm not sure if it's 100% but they carry some really wonderful heirloom seeds.

02-10-2012 03:22 PM
hswife

http://www.landrethseeds.com

02-05-2012 05:57 AM
RusticStu

The Hudson Valley Seed Library. We are a new kind of seed company- small, independent, farm-based, and dedicated to responsible and participatory seed stewardship. All of our varieties are open-pollinated, non-GMO, beautiful and tasty.

Accord, NY

www.seedlibrary.org

01-29-2012 08:42 AM
anahuy

Ed Hume Seed Co., in NW Washington State does not sell genetically modified seeds:

Ed Hume Seeds Garden Site
 
Thanks for the list! & the invite to help.....
01-25-2012 11:18 PM
DanaDC

As far as GE companies go, Monsanto is the largest worldwide. The other companies that do this kind of business are BASF, DOW, Syngenta, Bayer Cropscience, and Pioneer Hi Tech. There is a huge campaign on Twitter about GMO's. Just do a search for #GMO #GE or #StopMonsanto.

01-25-2012 12:12 PM
Cosecha

You could add to this list Alan Kapuler's company Peace Seeds, www.peaceseeds.com, a Planetary Gene-pool Resource and Service, 2385 SE Thompson, Corvallis Oregon 97333,  and also his daughter's and her partner's Peace Seedlings, peace seedlings@yahoo.com, at the same address. Organic Public Domain Plant Breeding!

01-25-2012 06:52 AM
DanaDC

A couple of great ones that were left off the list and are for sure not in any way associated with Monsanto:

Landreth Seed Co. - oldest seed house in America!

 

Sustainable Seeds Company

 

Hope this helps!

01-23-2012 03:11 PM
lisahoppman

Do you know anything about these guys???

 

http://www.italianseedandtool.com/c=EdglIX9HVi1K3t4Dc7RJ6S8ql/about_us.cgis

01-23-2012 01:29 PM
swd12422

Here's another one! Westwind Seeds (http://www.westwindseeds.com/)

I have planted broccoli, cauliflower, lettuce, and bunching onions from this company this year, and all are doing great! High germination rates and high yields too.

01-23-2012 11:52 AM
Terry Keenan

This is so disturbing that Monsanto has infiltrated the food market with GMO seeds from everything from tomatos to sugar beets, that are sold to their subsidiaries ,Mars Candy, and are in many other food products! GMO food is everywhere! When fed to Pigs it has sterilized them! The cross pollination in the fields make it a hazard to other farmers, as the results are a "side effect!" Boycott Monsanto GMO seeds and food products, they are unsafe, you are in effect a Guinea Pig!

01-23-2012 10:51 AM
Carole L

www.johnnyseeds.com

 

Johhny's is a great source of safe seeds!

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