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Breeding better veggies for organic farms: Organic Seed Alliance teaches growers seed production, variety improvement

publication date: Oct 1, 2012
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NavazioIn late July, the weather was cold and drizzly in Port Townsend, Washington, on the Olympic Peninsula west of Seattle. Port Townsend receives only 19 inches of precipitation annually, and summers are generally sunny. But this year, the springlike weather was lingering well into summer and causing the farmers at Midori Farm to worry about one crop in particular: their carrot seed.

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