Silviculture Program

Division of Forestry


Seed Collection - Drop Off Locations

If you are collecting seeds for the Minnesota State Forest Nursery, contact your area forestry office for a list of tree species and quantities accepted and the dates and times when seeds will be purchased. Refer to seed zone map for more information. Collecting, storing, and delivering large quantities of high-quality seed, you are helping to grow deciduous forest adapted to Minnesota.

 

Seed Zone

Locations and Species

Northwest

Baudette Area Office: 218-634-2172

  • Jack pine
  • Tamarack

Warroad Area Office: 218-386-1304

  • Tamarack
  • White spruce
  • Black spruce
  • Jack pine

Northeast

Orr Field Station: 218-757-3274

  • Black spruce
  • White pine
  • Jack pine

Littlefork Area Office: 218-278-6651

  • White pine
  • Jack pine
  • Black spruce

Two Harbors Area Office: 218-834-1420

  • Black spruce
  • White pine
  • Tamarack
  • Jack pine
  • Yellow Birch Conelets

Tower Area Office: 218-300-7821

  • Black spruce
  • Jack pine
  • White pine

West-Central

Detroit Lakes Area Office: 218-846-8280

  • Basswood
  • Red Oak

North-Central

Minnesota State Forest Nursery: 218-652-2385

  • Jack pine
  • White pine
  • Basswood

Bemidji Area Office: 218-308-2065

  • Red Pine
  • Jack pine
  • White pine
  • Bur oak
  • White spruce
  • Black spruce

Blackduck Area Office: 218-835-3161

  • Jack pine
  • White pine
  • Basswood
  • Black spruce

Cloquet Area Office: 218-878-5640

  • Black spruce
  • Tamarack
  • Red oak
  • Jack pine
  • White pine

Deer River Area Office: 218-246-8343
Northome Field Station: 218-897-5254

  • Red pine
  • White pine
  • Black spruce
  • Tamarack

Hibbing Area Office:218-231-8022
Eveleth Field Station: 218-735- 3988

  • Black spruce
  • White spruce
  • Tamarack
  • Jack pine
  • White pine
  • Red pine

Central

Cambridge Area Office:763-689-7100

  • Red oak
  • White oak

Hill City Field Station: 218-697-2476

  • Black spruce
  • White spruce
  • White pine
  • Red pine
  • Jack pine
  • Tamarack
  • Yellow birch conelets
  • Red oak

Sandstone Area Office: 320-245-6789

  • Red oak
  • Bur oak
  • Sugar maple
  • White oak
  • Butternut hickory

Mora Field Station: 320-679-3683

  • Red oak
  • White oak

Little Falls Area Office: 320-616-2450
Onamia Field Station: 320-532-3137

  • Red oak
  • Bur oak
  • Sugar maple

Southern

Caledonia Field Station: 507-724-5261 ext. 5
Lewiston Field Station: 507-522-5060
Preston Field Station: 507-765-2740

  • Red oak
  • White oak
  • BlackWalnut
  • Butternut
  • Shagbark hickory
  • Swamp white oak

Faribault Field Station: 507-333-2012
Lake City Area Office: 651-345-3216

  • White oak
  • Swmap white oak
  • Bur oak
  • Red oak
  • Black walnut
  • Bitternut Hickory
  • Bitternut Hickory