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The HGSA is a Trade Association and forum for members to discuss issues of mutual concern. We are garden seed packet companies, seed growers, and packet printers. To learn more about who we are, see our member profiles and our roster. 

This Month's Feature: Sunflowers 101!


Evidence suggests that sunflowers were cultivated by American Indian tribes as early as
3000 BC. Some archaeologists believe that sunflowers may have been domesticated before corn. Read More!


“A happy and healthy community is not a fairytale. All you need is a seed.”