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August 6, 2014

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   1833 Kalakaua Ave Suite 207
   Honolulu, Hawaii 96815

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Organic Seed Alliance
Saving Our Seed
Non-GMO papaya seeds available in limited quantities
Genesis Seeds - Organic Seeds from Israel
Non-GMO Seed Companies

Organic Seed Alliance

Organic Seed Alliance is founded on the belief that seed is both our common cultural heritage and a living natural resource fundamental to the future sustainability of food production.

Saving Our Seed

Saving Our Seed is 10 Partners Working with Southeast Farmers and Extension Agents in the Production of Organic and Heirloom Seed. Based in the Southeast region of the U.S.

Non-GMO papaya seeds available in limited quantities

Non-GMO papaya seeds available to the public in limited quantities starting October 1, 2010 from the University of Hawai'i (UH) seed program.

Sunrise and Waimanalo X-77 (low bearing) varieties will be available.

Currently growing subsamples out, to confirm seedlings are GMO-free. Seed comes from tested GMO-free individuals in UH Waimanalo Experiment Station's isolated, certified organic field. 

$12 per ounce, $3 for home gardener packet.

More information on growing organic papaya seed is available at UH CTAHR online.

Genesis Seeds - Organic Seeds from Israel

Genesis Seeds produces and sells certified organic seeds (NOP, IFOAM, EU). They have a large range of vegetable, herb, and flower varieties. Click here for a list of US companies who carry their seeds.

Non-GMO Seed Companies

  • Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds
  • Botanical Interests
  • Bountiful Gardens
  • Comstock Ferre & Co.
  • The Cook's Garden
  • Ed Hume Seeds
  • Fedco Seeds
  • Ferry Morse Seed Company
  • John Scheepers Kitchen Garden Seeds
  • Johnny's Selected Seeds
  • Lake Valley Seed
  • Molokai Seed Company
  • Nichols Garden Nursery
  • Peaceful Valley Farm Supply
  • Renee's Garden
  • Seed Savers Exchange
  • Select Seeds
  • Sustainable Seed Company
  • Territorial Seed Company
  • Victory Seed Company