Acadiana Seed Bank


Our seed bank is a carefully maintained collection of living seeds from heirloom and heritage plants of Acadiana.  The focus of our collection is:

  • Edible, medicinal, or otherwise useful plants
  • Unique, locally developed varieties
  • Traditionally planted crops

La Recolte Archive

From the French word to “harvest”, this is our collection of cultural and traditional knowledge related to cultivated plants & seed saving, including:

  • Interviews with current seed savers
  • Seed saving practices
  • Cultivation techniques
  • Planting and harvesting