How to Select the Best Seeds To Design Your Own Container Garden

How to Select the Best Seeds To Design Your Own Container Garden

There are endless of varieties of productive, organic/nonGMO seeds to plant, and techniques to get great results from container gardening! You may be surprised what you can get out of a simple, 12" garden. We have FIVE essential tips for designing your own urban, food-producing oasis in small spaces. 

Inspiration and Tips For Designing Your Large Backyard 4'x8' Garden Bed

Inspiration and Tips For Designing Your Large Backyard 4'x8' Garden Bed

Are you new to plants, intimidated by expert-gardeners? Designing a garden to grow your own food is one of the most fulfilling hobbies and it's not as difficult as you may think to get started! The most important thing when planning your garden, is to learn from others' mistakes. With our tips, you'll cut the line to expert greenthumb-status.

Roots and Shoots Garden Salad Recipe

Roots and Shoots Garden Salad Recipe

Don't let salads be boring and plain. By growing your own fresh ingredients, even the greens have their own complex flavors! Make your lunch-al-desko healthy & delicious with the freshest, homegrown harvests from the *easy-to-grow* Salads Seedsheet. 

What Seeds Can You Plant In the Summer & Fall?

What Seeds Can You Plant In the Summer & Fall?

It's a common myth that seeds must be planted at the very first sign of spring OR ELSE you'll miss out on the entire growing season. We're here to debunk this false premise immediately. Check out the essential tips on how to plant now, for delicious mid-summer and fall harvests.

3 Easy, Organic Remedies to Get Rid of Insect Pests in Your Garden

3 Easy, Organic Remedies to Get Rid of Insect Pests in Your Garden

Insect-pests don't understand the concept of "sharing", and can really ruin the fun of growing your own food. Unfortunately, harsh chemicals called 'pesticides' are often used to deter unwanted insects from plants. Luckily, with these easy & organic tricks below, you can skip the pesticides, and get rid of the pests!

Seedsheet on Shark Tank

Well, that was fun! One month ago our episode on Shark Tank aired, and words cannot truly describe how amazing the entire experience has been. First, I want to thank everyone that has ordered Seedsheets, as well as everyone that has sent congratulatory texts and emails. Shark Tank is known for helping entrepreneurs chase the American dream, but I've only done part of the work, YOU have done the rest. Part of the American dream is to start a company, and build something from nothing but it's only part of the equation. The other part that makes our country great, is the real power that you as consumers possess. You can vote with your wallet, you can stand up for companies whose values align with yours, who are doing good things for humanity and the planet. You can support the little guy, and help David build a better slingshot. What makes Shark Tank so compelling as a show, is that it acknowledges and celebrates the struggle that everyone in this country faces everyday; people who are working three jobs simultaneously, parents balancing the demands of business and family, and proves that with hard work anything is possible

Shark-Tank-Seedsheet

It has been an overwhelming whirlwind since our episode has aired, and we have been working around the clock (quite literally), to make sure that everyone receives their orders as quickly as possible. I want to thank all of our customers for being patient as we worked through the exponential spike of orders, I really, reaaally appreciate your business and thank you for growing your next garden with Seedsheet!

Facebook, as it tends to do, got me feeling really sentimental the other day. I was reminded that 3 years ago, I sat in a small co-working space in Middlebury Vermont, and stuffed 50 of the very first Beta Test Seedsheets into haphazardly designed manilla envelopes, bound for all corners of the country:

Seedsheet-beta-test

It is truly heartwarming for me to look back at the company's humble beginnings, and reflect upon the sleepless nights, the bottomless pots of coffee, and the infinite pitches that stumbled off my tongue at farmers' markets, trade shows, and investor presentations. Three years ago the Seedsheet was nothing like it is today, it was sloppy, sealed in a cheap ziplock bag, with hand drawn instructions printed on my inkjet printer... but it was still special.

There's a famous line from Reid Hoffman, CEO of LinkedIn, who famously said "if you are not embarrassed by the first version of your product, you've launched too late." Well, as you can see from that photo, I was certainly not too late ;)

I hope that in three years, when Facebook again forces nostalgia upon me, that I will be able to look back fondly and laugh at the products that I introduced on Shark Tank, knowing how far they have come since then.

Entrepreneurship is a struggle... it is a grueling, sloppy, muddy, and bloody struggle. It is easy to look at Seedsheet's recent success, and envision a future of smooth sailing and effortless growth. But that is not the reality, and we are prepared and excited to continue the grind! In reality, the past three years of seemingly impossibly hard work was just to get us to the starting block. It was during Shark Tank where we actually toed the line, moved from the on-deck circle to the clay, and showed the world that we were ready to play. I am extremely excited to continue pushing the boundaries of agriculture with Seedsheet, and grow our company and our products with the help of your feedback and assistance. We are on this journey together, and in 3-years I can't wait to see how far we all come. Thanks for being part of the Seedsheet story!

-Cam

How to Grow Your Own Hot Sauce

How to Grow Your Own Hot Sauce

Hot sauce is extremely simple to make & grow. To have that fresh, organic & ethically-produced spicy sauce, you can grow it and make it yourself. Trust us, you'll be faster to convert to the homegrown than you think. We're here for you, helping you take control of your food.

How to Grow Your Own Farm-to-Table Cocktails Garden

How to Grow Your Own Farm-to-Table Cocktails Garden

Any bartender or cocktail connoisseur understands that it's essential to use the freshest possible herbs in handcrafted, botanical drinks. Grow your own ingredients for the freshest cocktails (or mocktails)!

How to Grow Your Own Tacos Garden

How to Grow Your Own Tacos Garden

Grow your own tacos?! Okay, so we're definitely not growing a tortilla shell right out of the ground, and seasoned beef doesn't sprout from a seed, but every food-lover knows that to make a taco really pop, you need the freshest ingredients.