Grower Opportunities

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For more information on our grower programs please email info [at] Or call us now at 306-931-3382.   We invite you to join our Camelina Community so you can stay informed on new crop developments. Smart Earth Seeds has assembled the most comprehensive reference materials, growers’ FAQs, research papers and press on Camelina available anywhere. We also have an …

What do I have to keep in mind when seeding Camelina?

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Camelina seeds are quite small: about the size of alfalfa seeds, 1/3 the size of canola seeds. Make sure to seed Camelina as shallowly as possible. We recommend not seeding deeper than half an inch. Nevertheless, Camelina can be seeded with any seeding equipment. One way to seed Camelina is to broadcast the seed with a Valmar spreader followed by …

About Camelina

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Learn more about camelina. Introducing camelina Breeding advantage MIDAS Camelina Producer benefits Sustainability  For more on how to grow camelina, we make a grower’s guide available to signed up farmers.


Smart Earth Seeds Midas brand camelina growing in Saskatchewan (Updated)

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Smart Earth Seeds contracted about 5,000 acres of Midas Camelina among Saskatchewan producers in 2014 – and we look forward to more success in the 2015 crop year. Smart Earth partnered with Chaplin Grain Corporation, an elevator in Chaplin, Sask., and Central Plains Co-op, who worked hand-in-hand with our growers. Smart Earth CEO Jack Grushcow said the company purposely contracted a relatively small crop because “we …