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What are you growing out this year? To till or not to till, hybrids or old fashioned heirloom goodness. Mulch? We don't need no stinking mulch

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1,123 23,185 Looking for information on Wampanoag & NE Native varieties
by ferdzy
Feb 22, 2019 11:09:44 GMT -5
No New Posts Backyard, Container, and small holdings Gardening

Got a small garden? Container gardens? Do you grow bio-intensive to save space and expand your fresh food offerings? This is the place for you my friends.

92 2,059 Re-using junk!
by steev
Dec 7, 2018 19:49:46 GMT -5
No New Posts Solanaceae (tomatoes, Pepers, Eggplants, ect) - 5 Viewing

Love those beautiful globes of homegrown goodness. We like 'em Strange here. From Red to black, white to green, and all the colors in between. Tell us what you love.

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852 12,168 Canoncito - earliest ripe pepper
by imgrimmer
Feb 21, 2019 11:13:39 GMT -5
No New Posts Cucurbitaceae (cucumbers, squash, melons, ext.) - 1 Viewing

Got suggestions. Questions. Tell us about your favorite varieties, your experiences with them and more!

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526 7,713 Lagenaria: Bottle Gourds
by mskrieger
Dec 14, 2018 16:30:18 GMT -5
No New Posts Poaceae Sweet Corn and Maize, Teosinte, Grains and the grass family - 3 Viewing

Talk about heirloom and open pollinated grasses and grains here!

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579 8,719 Breeding my own field corn. Inbred suggestions?
by cberry1994
Feb 22, 2019 11:38:55 GMT -5
No New Posts Apiaceae and Brassicaceae

cabbage, carrotts, celary, parsnips and more!

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270 3,981 Breeding for deeper orange carrots
by jondear
Feb 16, 2019 18:55:09 GMT -5
No New Posts Fabaceae

Discusions regarding beans, peas, and others.

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359 6,598 Pea Database Collaboration Project
by keen101 (Biolumo)
Feb 17, 2019 23:32:28 GMT -5
No New Posts Alliaceae

The onion, leek, and garlic family!

177 4,036 True Garlic Seed
by diane
Feb 3, 2019 0:40:59 GMT -5
No New Posts Other vegetables and flowers including exotics - 2 Viewing

Discuss all others here

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564 7,153 Sweet Potato Breeding Project
by whwoz
Feb 11, 2019 4:18:03 GMT -5
No New Posts Soil Building, Composting, Vermiculture. - 1 Viewing

Come and discuss your means and methods for developing soil, potting mixes, and other forms of fertility.

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121 2,096 H├╝gelkultur
by keen101 (Biolumo)
Dec 26, 2018 9:37:01 GMT -5
No New Posts The Orchard

Got an apple tree? A couple grapes? Five hundred peach trees? Tell us abou them.

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364 4,745 Kiwi from seed
by philagardener
Feb 20, 2019 21:06:18 GMT -5
No New Posts Growing for market

Do you grow for your local markets. If so this is a place for you to share your methods with other market gardeners and customers.

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81 995 Microgreens
by steev
Nov 29, 2017 6:46:19 GMT -5
No New Posts Alternative Agriculture Practices

Here you can discuss plasticulture, aquaculture, bee keeping, and mushroom cultivation.

189 2,685 backyard X-ray machine for seed mutation
by keen101 (Biolumo)
Jan 19, 2019 18:59:28 GMT -5
No New Posts Homesteading

Talk about your homesteading projects here. Animals, hunting, building, recipies and anything else homested related.

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421 7,585 Hot Climate Root Cellars
by Joseph Lofthouse
Aug 30, 2018 22:15:52 GMT -5
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110 1,292 Steev's stuff
by steev
Feb 22, 2019 20:30:26 GMT -5

The Sum Of All Homegrown Knowledge

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Here you can read member articles regarding ongoing experiments in agriculture.

69 679 Evolutionary Plant Breeding
by keen101 (Biolumo)
Jun 12, 2018 17:51:13 GMT -5
No New Posts Seed Saving Tutorials

Here we will post our seed saving and cleaning and production methods.

42 491 geneticist Dr Melaku Worede work
by keen101 (Biolumo)
Jul 29, 2018 19:51:58 GMT -5
No New Posts Breeding Projects

Here members may discuss their own attempts at plant improvement as well as community wide attempts at developing new varieties.

164 3,690 colourful extra early tomatoes?
by William
Dec 23, 2018 14:14:04 GMT -5
No New Posts Plant Variety Reviews and Stats

Best Selection Criteria for seed based on your environmental factors. Also includes seed development. Include the name of the variety and type in your post, seed source, as well as cullinary uses and cultural practices.

78 556 Zapalote Chico
by reed
Sept 22, 2018 5:41:17 GMT -5
No New Posts Glossary

Definition and explanation of often used terms.

17 47 Format Problems on HG
by zeedman
Nov 15, 2016 22:07:44 GMT -5

Seeds, plants, and more

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No New Posts Seeds for Trade and Sale - 1 Viewing

Got some extra seed from that exceedingly rare specimen? You want to share? Trade? Livestock, Soil Amendments, Hatching Eggs and more! Check it out.

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535 5,364 Some American seeds wanted
by triffid
Feb 17, 2019 10:25:37 GMT -5
No New Posts The Gardeners Information, seed and supply sourcebook!

Post your links and reviews to seed, plant, info and supply sources here!

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187 992 Able to import seed from Scotland to US?
by philagardener
Nov 13, 2018 6:20:15 GMT -5

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317 3,681 Hello from Cape Cod MA USA
by alongshore
Feb 21, 2019 9:13:10 GMT -5
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250 1,907 Happy Birthday, steev !
by steev
Nov 5, 2017 22:36:31 GMT -5
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552 9,530 Currently living in the post apocalypse?
by William
Feb 21, 2019 13:35:23 GMT -5


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