Tag Archive: Seeds

Why Heirloom Seeds & Veggies Matter

Why Heirloom Seeds & Veggies Matter Standard seed packets are often hybrids but not necessarily and are usually not organic (organic seeds cost more) organic seeds as you know are collected from plants that have been grown organically (without artificial fertilizers and pesticides etc). Hybrid seeds are from crossing different varieties to come up with a …

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When to Start Vegetable Seeds

When to Start Vegetable Seeds Different vegetables should be planted at different times of the year. Order fresh seed well in advance of planting or buy from local sources right before planting. Sow more than you think you’ll need, and thin out the weaker plants. Consider starting seeds throughout the season for a continuous vegetable …

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Spiced Honey Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Spiced Honey Roasted Pumpkin Seeds The pumpkin season is on its way, and along with it all of the wonderful pumpkin recipes. Pumpkin cookies are the greatest but the best snack by far are pumpkin seeds. If you find yourself pumpkin picking, save some of the seeds and try out this recipe! This is a recipe for …

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How To Roast Pumpkin Seeds

How To Roast Pumpkin Seeds Perfect for snack time, home-roasted pumpkin seeds are simple, tasty and fun. The first time I roasted pumpkin seeds, I burned the crap out of them! The inner seeds cook much faster than the outer shell – yeah, I didn’t know that part!!!  What You Will Need: pumpkin (or any other …

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A Prepper’s Guide To Buying Seeds

A Prepper’s Guide To Buying Seeds   Did you miss out on planting a garden this year because you weren’t sure where to begin or what seeds to buy. Or if you just want to know the difference between heirloom, hybrid and open pollinated seeds then you’ll want to read this article. Educating yourself on farming …

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