Sow Those Seeds - Seed Starting Basics

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Last week’s post Get Your Stuff Together – Seed Starting Basics talked about the basic equipment needed to start seeds indoors. This week’s . . .

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Get Your Stuff Together - Seed Starting Basics

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I began to grow my own garden transplants over 40 years ago when I wanted to plant a large garden to feed my family . . .

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Testing Stored Seed for Viability

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Last January I wrote a post about testing your stored seeds for viability. I used paper towels and lots of plastic baggies. This year . . .

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Garden Daybook 1/9/14

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The cold, short days,  the silent nights, the snow, the frozen ground, the lack of exercise,  and most of all, the total lack . . .

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Homemade Seed Packets

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I have saved non-hybrid seeds from my gardens for many years. I always clean the seeds and lay them out to dry on . . .

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Garden Daybook 1/10/13

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Many gardeners, including myself, enjoy saving seeds from their own gardens. I save seeds from non-hybrid tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers, winter and summer squash, . . .

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