About Us

We are an industry leader in producing high-quality seed for customers across the globe. Our promise to you is simple: the very best seed and service, on time and on budget.

Quality Policy

Kletke Seed Farm Ltd. strives to be a world leader in the seed industry and is committed to:

  • Delivering excellence in customer satisfaction
    • Meeting or exceeding customer expectations
    • Ensuring the integrity of all products
  • Continual improvement
    • Setting and attaining strategic goals (plan)
    • Generating high quality products (do)
    • Monitoring our progress (check)
    • Continually creating, maintaining and modifying our system (act)
  • Ensuring the safety of everyone on site
  • Protecting the environment
  • Meeting all applicable legal requirements

What makes us UNIQUE

Kletke Seeds is an independant company with over three decades of experience, state-of-the-art processing systems and a continuous focus of improving and augmenting the process.  We have the quickest, most adaptable production process in the industry, allowing us to quickly adapt to the ever changing market.

Through his actions Glenn continuously demonstrates his passion for the agricultural industry and his company, his drive to overcome the challenges faced in his industry and his entrepreneurial spirit.

Glenn Kletke

Our Growth

2010s–2020s

  • Added two more automated seed treating lines (alfalfa, soybean)
  • Built a second 38,400 square foot temperature controlled warehouse
  • Installed a second robotic packaging and palletizer unit
  • Added small bagging line
  • Upgraded soybean treating line to 10 dosings
  • Added box washer – cleans 40 boxes /hour
  • Launched seed services for canola seed pelleting
  • Added scan gun / mobile computer station

1990s–2000s

  • Installed two additional seed cleaning lines
  • Installed first automated treating line (canola)
  • Started working with multi-nationals
  • Installed first robotic packaging and palletizing equipment
  • Added a 34,600 square foot temperature controlled warehouse

1970s–1980s

  • Installed two seed cleaning lines
  • First contract for cleaning
  • Incorporated the company
  • Began treating and packaging canola
  • Expanded storage

1950s–1960s

  • Started farming
  • Began cleaning cereal grains

Our People

The strong team at Kletke Seeds is one of our best assets. Not a day goes by in our workplace where collaboration is not a central part of what we do. Our employees bring a diverse range of skills and talents to their roles, and every person we work with is committed to producing high-quality products and providing exceptional customer service.

Meet our team:

Glenn Kletke

Glenn Kletke

Owner, President & CEO

Glenn is President, Owner and CEO. He is hands-on in every aspect of day-to-day operations and takes great pride in their products and innovations. Glenn has been in the seed coating and cleaning sector since 1981 and is an early adopter of technology that drives development of seed treatment methodologies.

He is passionate about improving his treatments and processes to produce a higher quality product. Glenn is a leader in the industry and is excited about advancements in agriculture that give him the opportunity to immerse and excel in further innovations. Glenn was a finalist for the 2017 Western EY Entrepreneur of the Year award.

Glenn loves flying his Piper PA-12 and spending time outdoors.

Maureen Kletke

Maureen Kletke

Owner, Vice President & CFO

Maureen grew up on a grain and cattle feed lot farm near Teulon. She brings many years of experience in accounting, manufacturing and production scheduling to her position of Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Kletke Seeds.

Maureen oversees all business finances. She has worked alongside her husband Glenn since 2001, and has an in-depth knowledge of the business and business planning.

Char Gladue

Char Gladue

QMS Coordinator/HR Advisor

Char has joined our team as the Quality Management System Coordinator following a long career in the electrical industry.  She has worked extensively with International Standards Organization (ISO) standards and her experience with developing, implementing and maintaining management systems support Kletke Seeds at every turn.

She enjoys country life, dogs, yoga and a good laugh.

Lesley Bond

Lesley Bond

Production Coordinator

Lesley has farmed all of her life and she has a degree in Agriculture. Lesley has many years experience in Agriculture, both in the public and private sector. She is an ISTA authorized seed sampler as well as a CFIA authorized sampler.

Lesley is a Production Coordinator, making sure our clients receive the best service possible including scheduling work and meeting our clients needs.

Besides Agriculture Lesley has a keen interest in Aviation and has her private pilots license.

Joy Watts

Joy Watts

Accounting Administrator/ Production Coordinator

Joy has a dual role at Kletke Seed Farm.  She is both our accounting administrator and a production coordinator.  With her strong background in business administration, she makes keeping our financial house in order look easy.  Her versatility means she easily stepped into the role of production coordinator and is a strong member of the team.

Off the clock, she spends her summers at the campground – she loves glamping!  A winter past time is completing challenging 1,000 piece jigsaw puzzles.

Karly Kraychuk

Karly Kraychuk

Production Coordinator

Karly grew up in Paint Lake and moved to the Teulon area to begin a new adventure. She started at Kletke’s in the warehouse as a labourer and then moved into the office as a production coordinator. She brings her years of experience in customer service to meet our client’s needs. She is our primary first aider if there is an incident on site.

Karly enjoys being on the volunteer fire department, spending time outdoors with friends, and watching a beautiful sunset.

Hayley Campbell

Hayley Campbell

Office Assistant

Hayley joined our team as an office assistant. Her main responsibilities are answering phones, booking appointments, and ensuring our customer needs are met in a timely manner with the best possible customer service. In addition, Hayley assists our production coordinators with inventory, sampling, and administration.

Hayley received her healthcare aide certificate – with distinction from CDI College. Her experience as a homecare worker formed the basis of her excellent customer service – she is here to help! Hayley grew up on a local hobby, grain and cattle, farm and is happy to have found a career back in the agriculture world.

When not at work, she is kept busy by her children, exploring the outdoors, reading a fiction novel, or going for rides on the ranger.

Brooklyn Buchanan

Brooklyn Buchanan

Office Assistant

Coming soon!

Our Accreditations

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Authorized Exporter Seed Sampler
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Authorized Importer
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Approved Conditioner/ Bulk Storage facility Canadian Seed Institute (CSI)
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Authorized Importer (CFIA)
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Authorized Exporter (CFIA)
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Authorized Grader Exporter (CFIA)
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20/20 Seed lab- authorized seed sampler
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Authorized Exporter
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Approved Conditioner/ Bulk Storage facility Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)
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Accredited Warehousing Standards Association
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ISO 9001:2015
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Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP)

Get In Touch

Kletke Seeds


11080 E Road 91,
P.O. Box 23

Teulon, Manitoba R0C 3B0
Canada

+1 (204) 886-2822

Mon-Fri: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.