Frequently Asked Questions
Where is KenafSeed.Com located?
the internet, of course!
On a more serious note, KenafSeed.Com is the cyber name for the various
companies and individuals working together to be your wholesale source for
quality kenaf seed. For
more information on who we are and where we are located, go to Who
Is there a connection with Jupiterseed.com?
that was the name of our original web site as Jupiter Seed was the name of the first tropical soybean variety
we developed some 30 years ago.
As the web site is now singularly focused on kenaf seed, we changed the
name so as to make it easier to find.
Why wholesale sales only?
trade restrictions limit our flexibility in order sizes and frequency of
Actually the real limit is the cost that would be involved to meet small
orders given those restrictions.
For a fuller explanation, go to Small Orders.
Which kenaf variety will work best for me?
a tough question and depends on any number of factors.
However, a good place to start is by looking at the variety information
on the Available Varieties
Where can I sell the kenaf fiber I produce?
is the all-important question. While
any number of companies and individuals have proven the viability of kenaf and
are developing markets for their products, that does not guarantee there is a
ready market for any fiber you produce. We
would love to sell you some seed, but please be sure you have a buyer lined up
before you invest heavily in seed or other costs. We want your repeat business, not a one-time purchase!
What if I need seed right away?
You may have difficulty getting the
seed immediately which is why we encourage potential clients to contract with us
in advance. If you find yourself in
a jam, however, send us an email and
we’ll do our best to help you locate seed with us or someone else.
How will I receive my kenaf seed?
customers will receive their seed F.O.B. Los Indios, TX, on the Texas border
International customers receive their seed Ex-Works our seed warehouse in Mante, Mexico, where it is loaded directly on ocean going containers for
delivery to the port nearest you. For more information
on how that works out in practice go to either the US
Price Sheet or International Price
Sheet. Pay particular attention
to the sample contracts linked on those pages for more detail.
It is astonishingly easy to arrange all the shipping necessary to get
your seed delivered right to your door.
What else do I need to know to order wholesale kenaf seed from
If you have taken the time to browse our web site, you pretty much know all there is to know about how we do business. We will be happy to answer any other question you may have if we can. Ultimately, however, word of mouth is your best bet in determining whether or not you want to do business with us. We encourage you to ask around the kenaf world as to where a good source of seed is, as we feel sure our names will be mentioned. While the name KenafSeed.Com is new, our underlying companies and people are well known in the kenaf business. If you’re ready to buy wholesale kenaf seed, we’ll do our best to earn your respect and repeat business.
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