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  1. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I've looked and looked and want to get more bang for my buck. Where would/did you buy yours from? Suzanne
  2. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I'm looking for seeds I can storage away if needed. Thanx http://www.survivalseedbank.com/
  3. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    For taking two years of ag.science in high school I didn't learn a lot about the plant side of things. Under the impression that heirloom seeds are ones that you can plant a stock to save for the next year. I'm clueless. What methods do you have for saving the seeds? Preferably ones that work...
  4. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    It's getting close to start thinking about gardening, does anyone have a good place to buy heirloom seeds? Thanks, Joe
  5. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Yep, I know.. many sources for these. I've googled the term and found most of the retailers but I'm concerned with quality and performance. This is the kind of life-and-death item that you must be certain is the best quality. If you have first hand experience with these I would like to hear...
  6. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    When you're buying seeds and want to be able to save seeds for next year's crop, you need to avoid hybrids because they will not breed true the following generation. So, then, should you look for and buy open pollinated or heirloom seeds? The answer is both. The reason for this is...
  7. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I apologize in advance if my question is stupid. I am starting my first vegetable garden this year and even though I have done a lot of research, I am still completely confused with the terminology. Some websites advertise their seeds as either Heirloom or open pollinated. From my...
  8. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I have been slowly building a seed stockpile. Currently they are mostly hybrid seeds. This year I began buying "organic" seeds. Are the organic seeds the same as heirloom seeds? I have seen anything on the packaging indicating either way. Is "organic" synonymous with "heirloom"?
  9. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I have decided to plant some open pollinated seeds this year. I have a few questions. I have several varieties of tomatoes will they cross pollinate if planted together? The same with some peppers that I have, some such as green and yellow bell peppers will the cross pollinate? Also will...
  10. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Mozybeau Auctions Good way to get some cheap heirloom seeds for this coming year's planting. :) Quite a nice variety as well! :) :thumb:
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