DIY

Home Grown Food Summit Absolutely Super!

Well, we owe you a big apology for not getting this out sooner! It’s been such a warm and early and crazy Spring here, we got a little distracted with bees and Oregon grape blooms, early peas and greens and getting all the citrus and other indoor winter inhabitants back…

Seeds

Heirloom Seeds

Heirloom is generally defined as seed which pre-dates the bio-tech industry and is not hybrid seed. Rather it is seed which has been grown and used and selected for existing traits which are considered desirable for generations.  Heirloom seeds have historical significance for specific and identifiable traits, such as rich…

Seeds

Hybrid Seeds

Hybrid seeds are seeds which have been specifically propagated, or ‘bred’ to achieve desirable traits in the next generation of plants. Hybrid seeds are the result of plant breeding which can be accomplished in various ways, including specific plant selection of seeds and elimination of other seeds in a single…