News From Heritage Farm

Growing Garlic

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Fall is garlic planting time, and growing garlic is fun and easy. In order to get you off to a good start, we've put together a series of garlic planting and harvest slides. We also have a 'cheat ... Read More »

Seed Savers Exchange announces Harvest Lecture Series

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Decorah, Iowa – Seed Savers Exchange, Inc., a leading non-profit organization dedicated to saving and sharing heirloom seeds, announces its Harvest Lecture Series. The series is designed to connect ... Read More »

Illinois gardener to lead Seed Savers Exchange board

Keith Crotz, Chairman of the Board

Decorah, Iowa – Seed Savers Exchange, Inc., a leading non-profit organization dedicated to saving and sharing heirloom seeds, announces the election of Keith Crotz as chair of its board of directors. ... Read More »

Everything You Need to Know About Radishes

Large French Breakfast radishes ready to bolt.

  The radishes at Heritage Farm are in full bloom! Our flowering beauties may no longer be edible, but they are well on their way to producing seed. Luckily, most radishes grow quickly and ... Read More »

How your plants pollinate

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Our teaching garden at Seed Savers Exchange demonstrates important seed saving concepts. Throughout the season, I’ll take you on a tour to discuss some of these concepts. The first stop on our tour is ... Read More »

Seed Savers Exchange Welcomes Folk Music Legend Greg Brown

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Singer-songwriter and longtime friend of Seed Savers Exchange Greg Brown will return to Heritage Farm for a benefit concert under the stars on July 14, 2012! Joining Greg will be special guest Bo ... Read More »