Jul 27, 2023Stokes Seeds and Planttape partner on seeds, transplanting system
A seed company and a provider of an automated transplanting system are joining forces to better serve their grower customers.
Stokes Seeds has entered into a partnership with PlantTape to become the recommended seed supplier to PlantTape customers across the eastern half of the U.S. and Canada.
To enable faster processing of customer orders and movement of seeded plant tape to greenhouses, seed will be warehoused at PlantTape’s Livingston, Tennessee, operation, according to the release.
Stokes Seeds sales representatives will provide growers with PlantTape specifications and available options for PlantTape-certified greenhouses, along with recommendations for seed that will be sown using the PlantTape technology, according to the release.
Beginning operations in 1881, Stokes Seeds is a leading distributor of commercial vegetable seeds. Based in Holland, Michigan, Stokes Seeds has operations in Buffalo, New York, Vineland, New Jersey, Moultrie, Georgia, LaBelle, Florida, and Thorold, Ontario.
Stokes Seeds services customers via 25 territory managers who work to provide new varieties, according to the release.