IFCO has been owned and operated by the Patrick Mobley family since 2004. We are committed to serving forest landowners. How? By being the premier producer of superior quality forestry seedlings that maximize the landowner’s financial returns and meets their forest establishment objectives.

IFCO’s products are produced and supported by professional staff that are eager to assist, educate, and problem solve to ensure their customers’ success. We pride ourselves in not only producing a quality product, but also in creating lasting relationships with our clients.


Customer Service

Our team of Genetic Investment Advisors are professionals that desire to listen to your needs.  We will ask questions and provide options to help you make the best choice possible for your timberland investment.

Proprietary Containers

Our container seedlings have the highest root weight and total number of roots of any commercial container on the market.

Seedling Protection

Our bareroot and container nurseries have a rigorous and well planned out herbicide and pesticide regime.  Our team works to stay ahead of issues which aid in producing a superior seedling.

Strategic Nursery Network

Our bareroot and container nurseries are strategically located across the Southeast to meet your needs.  Our nursery managers will work with you on a variety of logistics options.

Superior Genetics

Countless hours of research and development under the advisement of Dr. Graham Ford ensure the most elite options are available to our clients.  Our  internal and coop related testing efforts guide our deployment recommendations.  We gain vital information related to volume growth, rust resistance, stem straightness, as well as, the overall whole tree grade for specific families and CMP crosses.

Nutrient Loaded Fertilizers

We developed uniquely timed fertilizers that enhance first year growth, providing financial certainty.

Precision Sowing Equipment

Our bareroot nurseries utilize state of the art sowing equipment to help with seed placement and overall crop uniformity.

Industry Expertise

The team at IFCO Seedlings has expertise in forest management, genetics, seed orchard management, seedling cultivation, and customer service.  We exist to serve you.

Not All Seedlings Are Created Equal

IFCO participates in seven research and genetic cooperatives and is committed to bringing what was once only available to the elite to every landowner. 

IFCO operates the most modern, state-of-the-art nurseries to ensure that the highest quality seedlings are delivered to our landowners. 

IFCO custom packages each seedling and ships directly from our nurseries to the landowner. 

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