Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds Hosts Spring Planting Festival May 3-4

Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds celebrates spring again with its 15th annual planting festival. Browse through thousands of varieties of plants and learn how to grow them with our “Star-Studded” cast of acclaimed speakers. Join 10,000 gardeners at rural America’s premier event of seeds, plants, music, culture and the celebration of historic American gardening spirit. Enjoy a sense of community and camaraderie with fascinating seed collectors, renowned musicians, national speakers, historic demonstrators, food activists, home schoolers, western re-enactors, organic growers, gourmet chefs, free-thinkers, historic farm animals, artisan crafters, trendy vendors and herbal hippies. Hope we didn’t leave anyone out!

Join us May 3-4, 10am to 7pm.
2278 Baker Creek Road, Mansfield MO 65704.
Our Safe Seed Pledge: “Agriculture and seeds provide the basis upon which our lives depend. We must protect this foundation as a safe and genetically stable source for future generations. For the benefit of all farmers, gardeners and consumers who want an alternative, we pledge that we do not knowingly buy or sell genetically engineered seeds or plants. The mechanical transfer of genetic material outside of natural methods and between families or kingdoms, poses great biological risks as well as economic, political and cultural threats…”

About Baker Creek Seed Company
Baker Creek carries one of the largest selections of seeds from the 19th century, including many Asian and European varieties. The company has become a tool to promote and preserve our agricultural and culinary heritage. Our company and seeds have been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Associated Press, O, The Oprah Magazine, NPR, Martha Steward and many others. Gardeners can request a free 212-page color catalog or buy our 356-page Whole Seed Catalog. We now distribute 500,000 catalogs to gardeners nationally. For more information about the Spring Planting event at Baker Creed Seed Company, May 3 and 4, please contact Kathy McFarland, at 417-924-3031 or kathym@rareseeds.com.