Foundation Seed Program
University of California
Foundation Seed Program

Requesting Foundation Seed

Procedure to Request Foundation Seed

A new procedure to request Foundation Seed was implemented in August 2016. The letter linked below was sent to all current customers and explains in detail the new process.

      Letter to FSP Customers Re New Advance Purchase Agreement (pdf)

If you interested in purchasing Foundation Seed, please contact Larry Frame or John Palmer. They will complete the form below and send it to you for signature. They will also need the following information:

  1. Purchaser's phone number
  2. Purchaser's email address
  3. Purchaser's W9 ID number; please submit a W9 form with the order

This document contains the price list and order cut-off dates for all seed products.

      Form-Foundation Seed Purchase Agreement A44911 03.26.2019 (pdf)

      Foundation Seed Purchase Agreement A44911 03.26.2019 (word)

Larry Frame
Phone: 530-754-5184
Mobile: 530-219-1953
Email: lrframe@ucdavis.edu

Seed Order Cut-off Dates

Purchaser shall submit a signed Foundation Seed Advance Purchase Agreement to the University for all seed requests by the following cut-off dates:

Crop

Order Cut-Off Date

Seed Delivery Date

Alfalfa

September 1, 2019

Fall 2020

Barley

September 15, 2019

Fall 2020

Oat

September 15, 2019

Fall 2020

Wheat

September 15, 2019

Fall 2020

Beans

April 1, 2019

Winter/Spring
2019-20

Cowpea

April 1, 2019

Winter/Spring
2019-20

Chickpea (Garbanzo)

Fall Cutoff = September 15, 2018;
Spring Cutoff = February 15, 2019

Winter/Spring
2019-20

Lima

April 1, 2019

Winter 2019-20

Sudangrass

April 1, 2019

Winter 2019-20

Webmaster Email: meschlosser@ucdavis.edu