(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 York State and beyond. SEEDWAY has retained Mr. Bartkowiak, who, along with Keith Walters, Northern Turf Seed Business Manager, will operate business from nearby 2054 Lamson Road, Lysander. Keith can be contacted at (315) 638-0610 or [email protected] SEEDWAY has an extensive history in the turf seed business which is managed by Fred Mohr, longtime SEEDWAY Turf Seed Business Manager. Along with an extensive offering of high-quality turf seed varieties, proprietary, and custom seed mixtures, SEEDWAY offers mulch, fertilizer, erosion control, conservation, and cover crop products. A SEEDWAY Turf Products guide which details the full product line is available upon request. In addition to the Lysander location, region-wide delivery service will be provided by staff from the SEEDWAY Trumansburg, NY and Shoreham, VT locations. Headquartered in Hall, NY, SEEDWAY, LLC maintains locations in Trumansburg and Mecklenburg, NY, Shoreham, VT, Mifflinburg, Emmaus and Elizabethtown in PA, Pelham, GA and Lakeland, FL. A full-line seed company, marketing farm and turf seed in fourteen Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states and vegetable seed from the US Rocky Mountains to the east coast and in the southern provinces of Canada, SEEDWAY, LLC is a subsidiary of GROWMARK, Inc., Bloomington, IL.