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How to Fight Big Ag and Start Your Own Seed Bank

While it’s possible to buy new seeds each season, a fiscally fit gardener knows that cultivating his or her own seeds is nearly as relevant as cultivating the food in their kitchen. It’s part of being more self-sufficient, to realizing what can easily be done at home rather than relying on a company.

How To Braid Onions For Long Term Storage

Here's an easy and quick tutorial for learning how to braid onions and store them for a long time. Excellent pictures walk you through the process.

DIY Seed Vault-Save Seed for 10 Years

Do you save seed for the future? Learn to make a DIY Seed Vault - Save Seed for 10 Years

Sweet Pepper "Round Tomato Shaped Pimento" originally came from Amish seed near Shipshewana, Indiana. Thick walled with sweet fruity flavor and what a cool shape! Seed from Seed Saver's Exchange.

This is part 2 of 3 in a 3-part series about how you can bring certain foods into your garden at home. How to Grow a Lemon Tree from Seed Easily in Your Own Home

How to Make Complete Organic Fertilizer

Centuries of agriculture have depleted our soils causing the nutrient-density of fruits, grains and vegetables to decline dramatically, but ...

48 days. Early Wonder has it all: tasty, abundant greens, flavorful beets, and early production. An excellent choice. Great for mild climates where multiple crops are possible. The 18" greens are as delicious as chard or spinach and high in vitamins A and C, iron and potassium. Beet seed is actually a dried fruit with 1-5 seeds in each fruit, so proper thinning is very important.