Seed Swap logoWelcome to the home page for the annual SEEDS Club Community Seed Swap. The purpose of this seed swap is to connect the students of IUP's campus with the surrounding community through seeds and the stories that come with them. This is a great opportunity for all to learn about the present community of Indiana, while learning about its history and simultaneously helping to shape its future.

Event Details:

  • When: Saturday, October 27, 2018
  • Where: HUB Ohio Room
  • Time: 1:00-4:00 p.m.
    • 1:30 p.m. Guest speaker in the HUB Ohio Room
      This year's guest speaker is Dr. Eric Burkhart, who will give a presentation titled "Non-timber forest products from Penn's woods: an introduction along with research insights and directions."
    • 2:30-3:00 p.m. Pumpkin painting.

This event is part of a larger project that will help to continue the Northern Appalachian Seed Bank.

No seeds are needed to participate! Open to all, please bring your family and friends. Kids' activities, guest speaker, vendors, pumpkin painting, and more. No GMO or hybrid seeds, please.

Additional Event Information:2018 Seed Swap Poster

Swap Guidelines

If you are bringing seeds, please review these guidelines for participation prior to the swap.

Seed Viability Chart

For more information, contact:

IUP SEEDS Club President Esbeiry Cordova-Ortiz

Indiana Seed Swap official e-mail: