The Herman’s Garden Program: Spreading the Joy of Gardening

The Herman’s Garden Program: Spreading the Joy of Gardening

“Children are instinctively fascinated with the hidden abilities of a seed—even one tiny bean becomes an opportunity to educate about the origin of our food,” said Diane Ott Whealy, Seed Savers Exchange co-founder, of the organization’s Herman’s Garden Seed Donation Program in 2014. “I have seen the joy a simple packet of seed can bring to children and adults alike.”

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Tasting Tomatoes, Pt 2: How to Really Taste a Tomato

Tasting Tomatoes, Pt 2: How to Really Taste a Tomato

So, you are about to taste lots of tomatoes. Lucky you! Thanks to the efforts of Seed Savers Exchange, we are the most fortunate tomato lovers in history, with literally thousands of tomatoes available for gardeners to grow and enjoy. Few events are as delicious, instructive, and fun as tomato tastings - so enjoy! Here are a few things to keep in mind that will enhance your experience.

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