Polansky Seed Expands, While Increasing Quality
Have you ever wondered how new oats, soybeans, or wheat seed for planting gets from the field into the clean bags at the store? Well, the most complex part of the cleaning and sorting of quality (certified) seed is handled by companies like Polansky Seed, Inc. of Belleville, Kansas.
Polansky Seed, was originally founded in 1941 by Adrian Polansky's father, John, in a small wood granary on his homestead farm in Republic County (Kansas). John’s original operations included growing, cleaning, processing and bagging certified seed on the farm. Adrian acquired control of the business in 1972 and incorporated it in 2010.
Adrian continued to operate the business on the farm until 1991 when he purchased a seed facility in Belleville, Kansas, and moved the business operations to the new site. The new facility had a larger cleaning, processing and bulk storage facility than what he had on the homestead, which allowed... Read More