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Differences Between Open Pollinated and F1 Hybrid Varieties

DIFFERENCES BETWEEN OPEN POLLINATED AND F1 HYBRID VARIETIES The very best growers out there know there isn’t just one right way to grow. Over the centuries spanning...

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Ecological Agriculture: Why and How?

The benefits of ecological agriculture are obvious - the produce doesn’t contain harmful substances, therefore it’s healthier. What else?

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Types of Seeds: Open-Pollinated, Heirloom, Hybrid, GMO, Organic

If you're wondering what the words from the title mean and how they affect your selection of seeds, we've got a short guide to tell you the...

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Common Seedlings Problems & How to Fix Them

Seedlings… The joy and pride of every farmer and gardener. Unfortunately, there are times when your seedlings are not doing as well as they should. Weakness or...

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How to Start Healthy Seedlings Indoors?

In today’s article, we will help you start seedlings indoors – so you can have them ready to move to your garden or fields as soon as...

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History of the Vegetable Seed Industry Domestic vs. International

A HISTORY OF THE VEGETABLE SEED INDUSTRY: THEN VS. NOW | DOMESTIC VS. INTERNATIONAL You can find yourself anywhere in the United States, and still grow almost...

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History of F1 Hybrid Seeds and Varieties

THEN AND NOW: THE HISTORY OF F1 HYBRID SEEDS AND VARIETIES Since the modern seed industry’s birth and beginnings almost 300 years ago, an astounding range of...

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History of Open Pollinated Seeds Then and Now

THEN AND NOW: THE HISTORY OF OPEN POLLINATED SEEDS AND VARIETIES The history of our favorite plant seeds—from vegetables and fruits, to herbs and flowers—is a long,...

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How to Grow Bunching Onions?

Let us introduce you to one of our favorites – the Southport Improved Bunching Onions variety! It’s one of our most popular varieties and it’s no surprise...

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Vertical Farming: What Are The Advantages?

Scientists have begun researching alternatives to conventional farming. One of the best examples is vertical farming - a practice which has already been put to the test...

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Meet Isabella: Our New Hybrid Grey Zucchini Variety!

Zucchini is a delish ingredient in every kitchen – from traditional fried and marinated dishes to modern takes on bread and pancakes, it’s a healthy and nourishing...

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5 Alternatives to Chemical Pesticides for Your Garden

Don't spend time and money on pesticides - opt for these 5 alternatives to create a 'clean' garden which takes care of itself!

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AgTech Talk: What is the Future of Agriculture?

A few of the technological advancements which will make the future of agriculture brighter, as well as a few startups which are already implementing them.

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3 Reasons to Start Using Cover Crops (and a Quick How-To!)

If you believe you can’t benefit from cover crops because you’re only growing a small garden in your backyard - think again.

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How to Prepare Good Vegetable Seedlings

If this is your first year trying to grow vegetable seedlings on your own, or if you have experienced difficulties in the past – check out these...

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Should You Be Worried About Herbicide Resistance?

Herbicide-resistant weeds are becoming a problem in different parts of the world - even you may have some in your garden!

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3 Things You Need to Know About Seeds

Check out these resources which will help you get the most of your seeds - for delicious results every time!

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How To Save Seeds From This Year’s Harvest For Next Year?

You’ve toiled a good bit over the plants you harvested today and you want to make the most of them, right? Besides using all parts of the...

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4 Steps To Improve Soil Health

It’s important to “listen” to your soil’s needs and take care of it properly - we compiled a short guide to good practices you can start incorporating...

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