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Seeding the Future Together!

Tech Sheets

Find tech sheets for every seed variety we offer. Learn about the benefits and seeding rate of each variety.

Our Team​

Learn about the staff at Columbia Seeds® and how we bring you the best value and savings in the grass seed business.

Research

Research and development is an important focus at Columbia Seeds®. We work very hard to insure you have access to the newest germplasm.

Photo Gallery

View all the steps that go into producing our seed, grown in the grass seed capital of the world, the Willamette Valley in Oregon.

Columbia Seeds' grass seed is among the world's best; grown in Oregon, the world capital of grass seed production.

Columbia Seeds – I am Oregon Agriculture

Entertaining a group of golf course superintendents from all over the country. That’s me in the white skirt.

I am Oregon agriculture.

My name is Mary Harer and I’m with Columbia Seeds in Corvallis, OR. We are a turf and forage grass production and marketing company with over 50 years of combined grass seed experience. Columbia Seeds LLC began in October of 2002 when Tom Pape and my husband Scott Harer felt very strongly that the industry needed a value direct link from the grower to the marketplace. We partnered with one of the largest growers in the Willamette Valley and haven’t looked back since.

Planting turf plots in Aumsville, Oregon.

We also contract with other Oregon grass seed growers to produce & package our licensed grass seed varieties. Once harvested, packaged, tested and tagged, we ship turf and forage grasses, blends and mixes to cities all over the United States and around the world. Oregon is the world’s primary producer of forage and turf grass seed and most of that acreage is located right here in the Willamette Valley, also known as the “grass seed capital of the world.” Everyone here at Columbia Seeds is proud to be part of this environmentally friendly industry.

Examining Oregon-grown varieties of turf plots in Padua, Italy.

Columbia Seeds – I am Oregon Agriculture Entertaining a group of golf course superintendents from all over the country. That’s me in the white skirt. I am Oregon agriculture. My name is