MOTHER EARTH NEWS readers rate their favorite garden seed sources based on value, performance, ethics and fun.
Most MOTHER EARTH NEWS readers buy their seeds from seed catalogs. The majority of readers also find detailed growing information and detailed variety information very valuable from a vegetable seed company.
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The next time you stock your seed box, consult our list of the top 15 seed companies.
Finding sustainable seed companies that sell high-quality seeds and provide detailed varietal information is a top priority for many gardeners.
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You may not have to rely on catalogs for organic seeds, as many stores are now carrying organic selections from great seed companies right on the rack.