It's Time to Harvest Garlic!

It's Time to Harvest Garlic!

It’s garlic season and our crews have been busy in the field.
 

While the time to harvest garlic differs from zone to zone, the garlic being grown at Seed Savers Exchange garlic is ready for harvest. After it’s dug up from the ground, it goes through our processing steps to be ready for purchase in our catalog and online for planting in your garden. Take a peek at some of the varieties we have available:

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The French Laundry's Head Culinary Gardener and Renowned Seed Keeper to Present at Conference & Campout

The French Laundry's Head Culinary Gardener and Renowned Seed Keeper to Present at Conference & Campout

Seed Savers Exchange is proud to host Aaron Keefer, Head Culinary Gardener for The French Laundry, restaurant in Yountville, California and Rowen White, director and founder of Sierra Seeds, in Nevada City, California to speak at this years Conference & Campout.

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Carol Deppe: Plant Selection for Seed Saving

Carol Deppe: Plant Selection for Seed Saving

Seed Savers Exchange is proud to feature Deppe as a keynote speaker for the 36th annual Conference & Campout this July.  Her speech, The Art and Science of Selection, will focus on plant selection which according to Deppe “is the heart and soul of seed saving and variety maintenance.”

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Plant breeder Carol Deppe to headline SSE 2016 Conference

Plant breeder Carol Deppe to headline SSE 2016 Conference

Oregon plant breeder and author Carol Deppe will be the keynote speaker at the 36th annual Seed Savers Exchange conference July 15 – 17.  Deppe holds a PhD in genetics from Harvard University and specializes in developing open source crops for organic growing conditions, sustainable agriculture, and human survival for the next thousand years. Carol is owner of Fertile Valley Seeds, a member of the Open Source Seed Initiative board of directors, and author of Breed Your Own Vegetable Varieties, The Resilient Gardener, and The Tao of Vegetable Gardening.

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