The greatest harvest often begins by planting the seeds of knowledge. Seeds of change are growing in Moorestown, with a new presentation designed to change the way you think about seeds.
Most home gardeners are experts when it comes to planting seeds from a packet, and nurturing the seedlings as they grow. But how many gardeners save the seeds from their harvested fruits, vegetables, herbs and flowers?
The concept of seed saving, which was common place in traditional farming, has been growing in popularity among home and hobby gardeners. The technique fell by the wayside as farming grew more commercial and industrialized in the late 20th century, and individuals began purchasing seeds each year from large-scale seed suppliers.
Proponents of saving…