NADENE HALL Hold the seeds of Hokianga red corn in your hand and they gleam like burnished gems. They are considered to be treasure of the most precious kind by the Koanga Institute, a non-profit charitable trust that has been saving rare and unusual heritage vegetable and flower seeds, bulbs and fruit trees for almost … Continue reading NZ’s rare heritage vegetables under threat.
By The Natural Gardening Company The Seed Industry’s Annual Cycle Like the crops you grow at home, most commercially available seeds are planted in the spring, grow during the summer, and are harvested and cleaned in the fall. After cleaning and processing, the seeds are tested for germination and purity to insure they meet certain … Continue reading Seed-Buying Tips from a Professional Seedsman
(This is great! Knowing where your seed comes from is essential!!! mrjonmoore) PATTARAWADEE SAENGMANEE Choncharoen farm showcases vegetables and flowers at its biannual fair After four years of complete renovation and replanting, Thailand's largest seed distributor Choncharoen Farm has once again thrown its gates wide to welcome the public to the 2015 edition of the … Continue reading Ripe for the picking