WHEN DO YOU GET LISTED? We will begin publishing grower profiles
on August 15th. Please allow a few days for your listing to appear on
our website. This list will be updated weekly and maintained until it
is deactivated on January 1st 2018. NOTE:
Updates will NOT be made during the weeks of August 18-31st (while our
assistant is on summer break). NOTE: All material listed here should
be true to name or description and free of disease and insects.
MESSAGES TO GROWERS:
We've had many questions about our timing for these listings so
let us tell you why we do it this way: Registration begins at the end
of each growing season because you don't know the quantity or condition
of your harvest until it's out of the ground and curing. Same as
last year? One year a farmer died and we ended up posting his listing
for some years afterward. Sorry. Ever since then, we don't accept or
maintain "same as last year" seed stock listings because it
rarely is! Year Round Sales? This list comes down January 1st.
If you have year round sales great! You can make note of this in your
profile listing for people to take notice.
Pest & Disease Testing: During the past several years,
we have seen an increase in disease and pest pressure in all parts of
the country, requiring additional quality control in the garlic crop.
Some growers are submitting garlic for testing, but at this time there
are no recognized sampling or testing protocols to ensure "clean"
planting material. Both buyer and seller need to discuss crop / farm
history and information, and come to an understanding if there is a
2017 ADVERTISING RATES:
New GSF Membership and Listing $25 (learn
Member Listing $10
Non-Member Listing $50