Post by keen101 (Biolumo / Andrew B.) on Jan 31, 2016 1:14:18 GMT -5
Not sure where to put this. If a mod feels it is better in another subforum then by all means move it. I will placing links to neat articles about "evolutionary plant breeding", "modern landraces", etc. here.
Evolutionary Plant Breeding in Cereals—Into a New Era:
Thanks for the link. I have often thought that it was a dumb idea to eat probiotics in pill form: Because they are genetically uniform strains rather than the diversity that wild-crafted strains of probiotics would contain.
I've been thinking that it's time for me to stop growing grains as varieties, and to start growing them landrace style... Maybe next year...
Silt/clay, high-altitude, super-arid, sun-drenched, irrigated-desert garden. Cold radiant-cooled nights. ~100 frost free days. Grow most of my own locally adapted landrace seed. GDD10C ~1300. Author of Mother Earth News: Landrace Gardening Blog.