Although there are many different definitions of what heirloom seeds are, most agree that the seeds are open pollinated and pre-date World War II. Heirloom seeds are ones that have not been modified to produce larger fru... More »

Allied Seed, LLC and S&W Seed Company produce alfalfa seeds for large-scale conventional farming operations. High Mowing Organic Seeds and the Sustainable Seed Co. produce organic alfalfa seeds for farming operations and... More »

Some of the most reputable seed companies are Johnny's Selected Seeds, Seed Savers Exchange and Renee's Garden. Other reputable seed companies include Botanical Interests and Territorial Seeds. More » Home & Garden Gardening & Landscapes
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