Whether you’ve saved your own seeds from the vegetable garden or purchased quality seeds, storing seeds properly will allow you to keep them as long as possible. Here are some tips for successfully storing seeds for the garden and how to keep them in the best condition for long-term storage.
Today I talked about the 9 reasons why I wanted to make my own seed bank, what it is, and how you can easily make your own! Read more for a fun and kid friendly activity to ensure your favourite seeds are viable for next spring!
Seed Saving is a fun past time and great for becoming self reliant in the garden. Learning to save seeds from your bean, pea and legume plants is incredibly easy and the perfect plant to start!
Yesterday was crazy in the kitchen. It is the beginning of true harvest season and that means pleasure in the kitchen with efforts going towards yields that will be enjoyed for months to come. Food prep, drying, freezing, canning, composting, seed saving……all were going on yesterday in our kitchen. Let me give you a flavor […]
The annual Rush Springs Watermelon Festival takes place this weekend, August 12th in Rush Springs Oklahoma. Watermelon everywhere! Different varieties, yellows, oranges, pinks, reds,…. perfect time to taste different kinds of watermelons and save some seeds for your own garden.
Seed swaps are annual community events where gardeners trade seeds with other local gardeners and farmers. These events generally take place in the spring each year at a local community centre. Seed swaps are the perfect place to find seeds which are often free or very affordable, come with growing tips, and are already adapted […]