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Stokes Seeds acquires Siegers Seed Company


January 3, 2020
By Fruit and Vegetable

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Stokes Seeds announced the acquisition of the Siegers Seed Company business of Holland, Mich., effective December 19, 2019.

Stokes Seeds has retained the employees of Siegers Seed Company and is continuing operations from the Michigan, Georgia and Florida locations with the newly combined organizations doing business under the Stokes Seeds brand.

The ongoing 2019-2020 sales season will be a transition year with primary focus on customer service. Siegers Seed Company customers can expect the same level of service, provided by the same staff, from the same facilities.

The acquisition combines two organizations that have each operated for over 100 years in the vegetable seed industry. Stokes Seeds will now serve commercial growers from five U.S. locations in Buffalo, NY, Vineland, NJ, Holland, MI, Moultrie, GA and LaBelle, FL. Stokes Seeds expanded US market area now includes the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, Mid-South and Southeast.

Eighteen territory managers will serve growers with the best seed prescriptions to meet their production and profit goals.

Stokes Seeds is a distributor of commercial vegetable seed in the United States and Canada, with operations in Ontario, Canada, Buffalo, NY, Vineland, NJ, Holland, MI, Moultrie, GA and LaBelle, FL. ]