Safeguarding Seed Stock

Modern technology helps keep seed stock safe, but much simpler methods were used in the past

Most old-timers who survived the Great Depression and Dust Bowl will tell you “our garden produce and home-canned food pulled us through.” Though few had money to spend, cellars and pantries with shelves of home-canned fruit, meat and vegetables kept hunger at bay.
Most old-timers who survived the Great Depression and Dust Bowl will tell you “our garden produce and home-canned food pulled us through.” Though few had money to spend, cellars and pantries with shelves of home-canned fruit, meat and vegetables kept hunger at bay.