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We at Hometown Seeds fully believe in and abide by the Safe Seed Pledge: "Agriculture and seeds provide the basis upon which our lives depend. We must protect this foundation as a safe and genetically stable source for future generations. For the benefit of all farmers, gardeners and consumers who want an alternative, we pledge that we do not knowingly buy or sell genetically engineered seeds or plants. The mechanical transfer of genetic material outside of natural reproductive methods and between genera, families or kingdoms poses great biological risks, as well as economic, political and cultural threats. We feel that...

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Don’t Let Pests Bug Your Garden! Although you may love to show your garden off to friends and family, there are definitely some unwanted guests that should stay away from your plants! Many pests threaten to harm your garden and …

The post Don’t Let Pests Bug Your Garden! appeared first on Hometownseeds Blog.

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Since winter is here it is time to reconsider your gardening. Outdoor gardens may be hard for some so this season we can begin our journey with container gardening.

This type of gardening allows people with limited time, little or a lot of space, or even limited physical capacities to create a relaxing and inviting garden during all seasons of the year. If you are a cooking-oriented gardener, you will enjoy the benefit of having fresh kitchen herbs close by.

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Brussel Sprouts, garden, gardening, harvest, MUST TRY, recipe, Recipes -

Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds Brussels sprouts 3 tablespoons good olive oil 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder Directions 1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. 

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Fordhook Giant Swiss Chard has broad, thick, crumpled leaves that are larger than other types of chard. It is easy to grow. Enjoy it like you would spinach or other greens, such as cut up in salads or sautéed.

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