6/25/2013
The United States Postal Service has released a collection of beautiful stamps modeled off vintage seed packets.
6/25/2013
Landrace gardening promotes hybrid vigor and avoids inbreeding depression by encouraging promiscuous pollination.
6/24/2013
The new 'Back to Eden' film, the first-ever documentary devoted to mulch, explores how using wood chip mulch builds soil fertility.
6/21/2013
A Jersey girl turned WWOOFer tells the story of her personal experience at Raven Crest Botanicals, an organic farm in upstate New York.
6/20/2013
Keeping your garden tools organized can help you be more efficient in your work in the garden.
6/18/2013
Landrace gardening requires different plant naming conventions than those followed by industrialized agriculture.
6/18/2013
These twelve postcards are from the Garden Patch Series, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons in 1907.
6/12/2013
Permaculture methods and greenhouse innovations as told by a WWOOFer at Raven Crest Botanicals, an organic herb farm in upstate New York.
6/12/2013
A photo essay showing off the stunning success of landrace gardening on my farm. This success was achieved because I changed my growing methods to embrace one of the key elements of landrace growing; “survival of the fittest."
6/11/2013
Taking a new look at non-native invasives, such as wild yams.
6/10/2013
Open to the public, the Seed Savers Exchange Conference and Campout is ideal for those interested in sharing seed-saving and gardening experience or learning from the more seasoned and those involved in current plant breeding and propagating research.
6/7/2013
I separate the fact from the fiction with use of soluble fertilizers.
6/6/2013
Using an old-world technique, Russians are growing their own organic crops -- and it's working.
6/4/2013
Joseph Lofthouse, seedsman from Paradise Utah, is now blogging about “Landrace Gardening” on Mother Earth News. The blog is a practical hands-on manual about how to improve crop production by localizing your plants to your unique garden.






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