Tag Archive: beans

SSE Collection Bean 5396: ‘Theodore Meece’

'Theodore Meece' on the vine

At 96 years of age, Theodore Meece was honored as Kentucky’s Oldest Worker. While a heart ailment caused by old age slowed the accomplished centennialist as he grew older, Theodore continued to work ... Read More »

Evaluation Program Highlights for 2012

Collection Bean 6042
'Bessie'

The Evaluation Program Maintaining and distributing unique heirloom and open-pollinated seeds is the primary goal of the Seed Savers Exchange (SSE) gene bank. The Evaluation Program is an important ... Read More »

Seed Savers Exchange Member Profile – Russ Crow (IL CR R)

Blue Jay Bean

Each year, hundreds of gardeners from all corners of the world share heirloom vegetable and fruit varieties they’ve collected from their own backyards. Within Seed Savers Exchange they’re known as ... Read More »

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