Who We Are

Welcome to the CISCO Farm Seed website, which is  owned and operated by The CISCO Companies, located in Indianapolis, IN. 

CISCO Farm Seed is dedicated solely to the "small seed" part of your farming operation, namely hay, pasture, and cover crops. We have three full time forage agronomists on staff, as well as a dedicated sales force, that are available to answer your questions. 

If you have any questions, just click here to contact us.  


Meet the Crew

Jeremy Sweeten is one of CISCO’s forage agronomists. His main territory includes northern Indiana, Michigan, and northwest Ohio.  He and his family live on a small forage based farm in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.  They produce about 200 acres of hay as well as raise replacement dairy heifers.  He has a passion for raising improved forages, helping fellow producers, and educating others.  Jeremy is a volunteer fireman, a board member on the American Forage and Grassland Council, and an avid hunter.


Greg Downing is CISCO's Southern Region Forage Agronomist. Raised on small eastern Indiana farm, Greg attended Purdue University, was actively involved in the livestock judging team, and completed his time in college with an Agriculture Economics degree. After college, Greg worked as a pork producer, then was the Western U.S. and Canada business development/field support rep for Rockwell International's Agriculture GPS system. Greg has now worked for 23 years as an agriculture seed sales and seed agronomist. He is also an organic hay and grain grower.  
 


CISCO propriety alfalfa varieties are industry leading.  

Attention II Alfalfa standing tall above the competition. 

Attention II Alfalfa standing tall above the competition. 

CISCO brings well-researched and animal friendly pasture mixes to the market. 

Regional testing and research assures our customers that our products are going to perform in our region. 

Regional testing and research assures our customers that our products are going to perform in our region. 

CISCO offers many different types of supplemental forages.  

When the heat is on and you're in need of forage fast, Pro Max BMR hybrid sudangrass is an excellent choice for high quality feed. 

When the heat is on and you're in need of forage fast, Pro Max BMR hybrid sudangrass is an excellent choice for high quality feed. 

Custom blending and delivering of cover crops is our specialty. 

Two month old Groundhog radish busy scavenging nutrients, breaking up compaction, and attracting earthworms. 

Two month old Groundhog radish busy scavenging nutrients, breaking up compaction, and attracting earthworms.