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An introduction to growing seed for yourself or for sale

publication date: Mar 1, 2009
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This is a great time of year to think about growing a seed crop. The demand for organic and heirloom seeds is growing, and seeds can bring a good financial return for the time and land invested. There are both practical and political reasons to grow seed crops. And there are perhaps new skills to learn on the way. Growing seed allows you to improve on a variety if you want that, or simply maintain the variety for bulk sale.


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