Good news! Albert Lea Seed has extended the 10% Early-Pay Discount to Oct. 31. This also means that the John Deere Financial Special 0% Financing (with 3% Early Pay) is extended to Oct. 31, too! Take advantage of these savings! Call us at (800) 352-5247 to get your seed order in!
By Mac Ehrhardt Co-Owner and President When I think of people who have worked tirelessly to improve sustainable and organic agriculture during my time in the industry, Dr. Erin Silva is one of the first people who comes to mind. Dr. Silva is an Assistant Professor with the University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Plant Pathology, […]
Albert Lea Seed’s very own Matt Leavitt, Organic Lead / Agronomist, was interviewed by Anders Gurda, Manager of Agronomy Solutions at Pipeline Foods, on Pipeline Foods’ podcast, Into the Weeds. The interview went in-depth on the state of organic seed, the difference between organic and non-GMO seed, and many other organic seed related topics that […]
Albert Lea Seed is Open for Farm Seed Business with Temporary Limits on In-Store Shopping Farm Seed Sales & Pick Up We are focused on cleaning and shipping seed to enable our farm customers to plant their fields this spring. In order to slow down the spread of Coronavirus and protect the health of our […]
By Mac Ehrhardt, President and Co-Owner Matt Leavitt, Organic Lead/Agronomist Oats can help farmers spread their workload across a season and provide a crop for on-farm feed and straw and an off-farm crop for the food ingredient market. Livestock producers can feed oats at a variety of maturity stages and quality levels, but for producers […]
By Margaret Smith, PhD Forage Agronomist A lot of alfalfa already has been cut this season or farmers are planning to make their first-cut harvest soon. Many alfalfa fields in our region had a degree of winterkill, and some growers were fortunate to have conditions earlier this spring to interseed into these stands, but many […]