Needle & Threadgrass "bails" after custom field collection in a native southern utah stand.
A Little Bit About Us
Great Basin Seed has a proud heritage in the Intermountain West seed industry. Our family lineage and business heritage are directly linked to the beginnings of reclamation, revegetation and wildlife habitat improvement.
Great Basin Seed 450 South 50 East Ephraim, UT 84627
We specialize in reclamation seed, custom seed mixes and application solutions for disturbed land and reclamation. We inventory over 350 native and introduced species commonly used for reclamation throughout the USA and Canada for:
Open-pit, strip mine and abandoned mine reclamation
Exploratory Mine & Well reclamation
Gas, oil well and pipeline reclamation/restoration
Precious metal mining (gold, silver, etc.) reclamation
Great Basin Seed provides seed for the gas, oil and exploration industry
Previous Great Basin Seed Customers
We have been a major seed supplier for Government, NGO and private sector projects for over 30 years. Our project resume includes:
State & Federal Govenrment
Oil, Gas, & Coal Mining Industry
Division of Oil, Gas & Mining (DOGM)
Precious Metals Mining Industry
Department of Transportation (DOT)
Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
Bureau of Land Management (BLM)
Ski Resorts & Golf Courses
US Forest Service (USFS)
National Park Service (NPS)
Sage Grouse Initiative
US Department of Defense (DOD)
Mule Deer Foundation
Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA)
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
State Wildlife Agencies
Farm Service Administration (FSA)
Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)
State Forestry & Fires
Ranchers, Farmers & Range Managers
Reclamation Seed Services:
We pride ourselves in the ability to provide solutions to a variety of needs. No two reclamation projects are the same; each requires a different application and species adapted to the site. Our partnerships with professionals gives us the flexibility to serve every customer from planning & species selection to application and evaluation.
Pipeline Reclamation in Wyoming
Our seed is tested at approved seed laboratories and sold with current analysis tags. Tests are conducted in both state and private certified seed labs.
Custom Seed Mixing:
Whether you are planting a single species or a mixture, we will deliver your seed exactly the way you want it. We have the seed, facilities, staff and equipment to prepare and deliver your order.
We’ve made substantial partners and alliances in our 29 years of business. Our buying power, warehouses and machinery keep costs at a minimum, which translates to competitive pricing. Many first-time customers are surprised at the saving we offer over our competitors. We welcome the chance to bid on your next project. Call 435.283.1411.
45 Years in the Seed Industry:
We have been in the seed business since 1974. We have worked hard to maintain a personal but professional relationship with our customers. We are one of the oldest and most experienced seed companies in the West. Our hands-on experience, education and knowledge of site evaluation, species adaptation, site preparation, seeding techniques, site management and seed technology are at the top of the industry. With over 150 years of combined experience and one of the Wests most knowledgeable plant scientists, Great Basin Seed can offer consulting on any project. We help you plan your entire project from site evaluation, species selection, site preparation, application rates, post-planting care and evaluation.
Our most important asset, though, is you. Our goal is to help fill your needs. We offer good, old-fashioned customer service and the products you need to finish the job – all at a competitive price.
Let us quote your next job! For current bulk seed prices contact Great Basin Seed at 435.283.1411
The photos below were provided courtesy of Great Basin Environmental and Aquatics. Images are of the reclamation of an oil pad site in the gas/oil fields of the western slopes of the Rocky Mountains