While the local, sustainable food movement is burgeoning, Kampe and his wife, Meredith Kahn, who co-owns the business, offers the area’s only locally sourced seed company. The biggest successes were the Cherokee purple tomatoes — a juicy heirloom variety — and arugula.
Sun, Mar 24, 2013 : 1 p.m.
Janet Miller I For AnnArbor.com
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Mon, Mar 25, 2013 : 3:43 p.m.
Sorry, it does not say organic. I got it mixed up with his work on the farm. But I would still like to know.
“I had a total failure with lettuce,” he said. “I’d like to blame it on the hot, dry weather, which did have a role. But I didn’t plant it early enough. I knew there would be growing pains. This year, lettuce is my number one priority.”
Mon, Mar 25, 2013 : 12:18 a.m.
Ann arbor seed company Ann Arbor Seed Company owner Eric Kampe with his first crop of seeds. He sells them on Saturdays at the Ann Arbor Farmers’ Market. They also are sold at area stores,