Heirloom Organic Seeds Archive

As spring approaches and things begin to warm up, it’s easy for any farmer or gardener to yearn for clear skies to stimulate some of the first real growth of the season. However, it is important to realize that despite recent rainfall much of the United States will be facing another drought year. But don’t

Trench planting seedlings grown from organic tomato seeds is an alternative technique that works well for people with hard or rocky soil. It also allows the plants to be placed in the ground sooner as the shallow soil heats up more quickly toward the surface. The possible drawbacks include soil that dries out too quickly

Plant Colorful Carrots This Spring! Years before being tamed into their orange coats, the wild carrot flourished in colors of purple, red, yellow and white. They were found in countries such as Afghanistan, Iran and China, basically thriving throughout Europe and parts of Asia at least 5,000 years ago. It is believed the Egyptians, Greeks