SEEDWAY® TO ACQUIRE VEGETABLE SEED BUSINESS ASSETS OF CHAMPION SEED COMPANY

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(Hall, NY): Effective September 1, 2018, SEEDWAY, LLC will acquire the vegetable seed business assets of Champion Seed Company. Since 1959, Champion Seed Company has become a trusted commercial vegetable seed provider to growers throughout Mexico, West Coast, Pacific Northwest, South Central, and Southeast United States. Upon conclusion of the acquisition on September 4, 2018, Champion Seed Company will then …

SPIDER MITES AND APHIDS – TIME TO TAKE CONTROL

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Spider Mites With the hot dry weather we have been having, spider mites are beginning to become an issue. The two-spotted spider mites are usually more prevalent in areas of heavier drought stress. We have begun to get more rain which will deter the mites slightly, but they may have already laid eggs on the plants. Spider mites cause foliar …

PROPER SUMMER ANNUAL SELECTION

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As can happen thanks to mother natures ways, 2018 has started as a challenge in a few areas and now in season plantings are being delayed. Coupling that with lower than normal temperatures in those same areas, some crops are looking weak. There is talk of a higher than normal replant on corn and beans in the mid-west and expecting the same for our …

A Travel Through Time With SEEDWAY

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Headquartered in Hall, NY, SEEDWAY, LLC maintains locations in Phoenix, Trumansburg and Mecklenburg, NY, Shoreham, VT, Wales, ME, Mifflinburg, Emmaus and Elizabethtown, PA, Lakeland and Frostproof, FL and Pelham, GA. A full-line seed company, marketing farm and turf seed in fourteen mid-Atlantic and Northeastern states and vegetable seed from the US Rocky Mountains to the east coast and in the …

MATT BOUWKAMP, CCA, JOINS SEEDWAY VEGETABLE SALES TEAM

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(Hall, NY): Matt Bouwkamp, a Certified Crop Advisor, has accepted the position of SEEDWAY Vegetable Seed Sales Representative for the Michigan and Northern Indiana territory. Growing up in Western Michigan on his family vegetable farm, Matt is no stranger to understanding what vegetable farmers want and need from start to finish. Prior to accepting this position with SEEDWAY, Matt worked …

SEEDWAY® ACQUIRES WISE SEED COMPANY, INC.

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(Hall, NY): SEEDWAY, LLC has acquired the assets of Wise Seed Company, Inc., Frostproof, FL from the Wise family who owned and operated the business for 48 years. Nearly 50 years and three generations later, the Wise family provided a high level of custom harvest service and seed to their customers throughout the Central and South Florida region. “It is …

SEEDWAY Expands Western NY Sales Force

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SEEDWAY, LLC announced Shane Laurie has accepted the position of District Sales Manager for Western, NY. Shane will provide seed sales and service for SEEDWAY dealers and customers throughout the region. In 2011 Shane earned his bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York College at Potsdam. Throughout college Shane worked as an Equipment Operator on JPL Farms Inc. …

SEEDWAY® TO ACQUIRE ASSETS OF REED’S SEEDS

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(Hall, NY): Seedway LLC is pleased to announce an agreement to acquire certain assets of Reed’s Seeds Vegetable Seed and Hot Water Seed Treatment Business, Cortland, New York. Reed’s is a multi-generation seed business started in 1909. Donald Reed the current owner/operator will retire at the end of the year. SEEDWAY will commence seed sales and service to Reed’s Seeds …

SEEDWAY® ACQUIRES MERRITT SEED COMPANY ASSETS

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(Hall, NY): SEEDWAY, LLC has acquired the assets of the Merritt Seed Company, Baldwinsville, NY from Stanley M. Boots. Mr. Boots owned and operated the turf seed business for over sixty years. Stan, his wife Donna, and longtime employee Matthew Bartkowiak provided a high level of quality service to contractors, golf courses, municipalities, and school districts across much of New …