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Name: Arlene
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abhege
Apr 10, 2014 11:01 AM CST
I have a friend who is asking for her workplace where to purchase bulk seeds and i know Johnny's and harris has commercial but i was looking for other suggestions? Anyone have any ideas?
Name: Arlene
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abhege
Apr 10, 2014 11:02 AM CST
Any scoop on Mountain Valley Seed Co?
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dave
Apr 10, 2014 11:04 AM CST

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Fedco Seeds is a good source of bulk seeds.
Name: Arlene
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abhege
Apr 10, 2014 11:05 AM CST
Thank You!
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Xeramtheum
Apr 10, 2014 11:09 AM CST
JL Hudson has bulk veggies too.

http://www.jlhudsonseeds.net/
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Name: Greene
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greene
Apr 10, 2014 11:30 AM CST
Farm/feed stores usually sell bulk seed by the pound.
Bar W Feed and Seed Supply is one which is in Grantville, Georgia.
The farm/feed stores usually stock seed which is the correct type to grow in their local area.
(I try to buy local whenever possible as it helps my neighbors to survive.)
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Name: Arlene
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abhege
Apr 10, 2014 1:40 PM CST
Thanks everyone! @greene, it's for a friend in MD. We do shop local, in Newnan. Store in Grantville is okay, but usually doesn't have all that we need.
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chelle
Apr 14, 2014 7:39 AM CST
Hazzard's Seeds sells bulk packets, and I've had very good germination rates from their seeds. Smiling
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RickCorey
Apr 18, 2014 6:47 PM CST
First, I would guess that and local feed & seed store can beat online prices when you include shipping. But will they have the varieties your friend wants?

I second Johnny's, Territorial, Fedco and maybe Hazzards.
Fedco has some "group ordering deal" that I assume gets you more discount as you order more seeds.

http://www.johnnyseeds.com/

http://www.territorialseed.com/?r=LWGOOGB&gclid=CJLkrqjo86wC...

http://www.fedcoseeds.com/groups.htm

http://www.hazzardsgreenhouse.com/Merchant2/merchant.mvc?Cat...

Even the Baker Creek website has some "1/2 pound " packets that have fairly good prices. But they hide them well! One of the "Vegetable" types is "Bulk Vegetables".

http://www.rareseeds.com/store/vegetables/bulk-vegetables/

I would go to Tainong Seeds for pound-plus-size orders of anything Oriental.
Or to Kitazawa for an even wider variety of Asian seeds, and ask about bulk prices.

http://www.tainongseeds.com/
http://www.kitazawaseed.com/

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