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BOOKS

Title: Breed your own vegetable varieties : the gardener's and farmer's guide to plant breeding and seed saving
Author: Carol Deppe
Published: White River Junction, VT : Chelsea Green Publishing Co. , 2000

Summary: A definitive guide to plant breeding and seed saving for the serious home gardener and small-scale farmer or commercial grower. Discover how to breed for a wide range of different traits (flavor, size, pest resistance, cold tolerance, etc.), how to save seed and maintain varieties, how to conduct your own variety trials and other farm or garden-based research, and how to breed for performance under organic or sustainable growing methods.

ISBN: 1890132721
Call Number: 62.045 DEP
Subjects: Biodiversity , On-farm research , Plant Breeding , Seed saving , Seeds , Vegetables

Title: the Encyclopedia of country living : an old fashioned recipe book
Author: Carla Emery
Contributors: illustrated by Cindy Davis and David Berger
Published: Seattle, WA : Sasquatch Books , c1994 fourth printing of ninth edition, 1997

Summary: This book contains much information on country living including, living self-sufficiently, planting gardens, raising animals, and processing home-grown foods.

ISBN: 0912365951
Call Number: 80.13 EME
Subjects: Amaranth , Asparagus , Baking , Bamboo , Beekeeping , Beginning farming , Berries , Blackberries , Blueberries , Brambles , Broccoli , Buckwheat , Butter , Calves , Canning , Cattle, beef , Cattle, dairy , Cheese making , Chickens , Cole crops (broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage) , Cooking, recipes , Corn , Dairy products , Ducks , Eggs , Family life , Farm life , Farm management and decision making , Food processing , Food storage and preservation , Fruits , Fruits, tree , Game birds , Gardening , Geese , Goats , Goats, dairy , Goats, meat , Grains , Grapes , Grasses, warm season , Guinea fowl , Handicrafts , Harvesting , Herbs , Hogs , Homesteading , Honey, bee products , Lamb (meat), mutton , Lambs , Livestock , Meat products , Milk , Millets , Mushrooms , Nut trees , Nuts , Onions , Paw paws , Peaches , Pears , Pest control , Pheasants , Plant propagation , Pork , Postharvest handling of fruits and vegetables , Poultry , Poultry meats , Quail , Rabbits , Raspberries , Seed saving , Seed storing , Seeds , Sheap Shearing , Sheep , Slaughtering methods , Small livestock , Soap making , Soil management , Sorghum , Sustainable agriculture , Tanning hides , Turkeys , Veal production , Vegetable gardening , Vegetables , Vegetables, harvesting and postharvest , Vegetables, storage , Wheat , Wool , Yogurt

Title: Saving seeds : the gardener's guide to growing and storing vegetable and flower seeds
Author: Marc Rogers
Published: Pownal, VT : Storey Communications , c1990

Summary: How to raise, harvest and store seeds for the easiest-to-grow and most popular vegetables and ornamental plants. Chapters in Part I discuss reasons for raising seeds, how seeds are formed, annuals biennials and perennials, pollination, selecting seed parents, collecting seeds, extracting and drying seeds, storing and testing seeds. Parts II and III discuss vegetables and flowers respectively.

ISBN: 0882666347
Call Number: 60.11 ROG
Subjects: Flower gardening , Flowers , Seed saving , Seed storing , Seeds , Vegetable gardening , Vegetables

Title: Seed to seed : seed saving techniques for the vegetable gardener
Author: Suzanne Ashworth
Published: Decorah, IA : Seed Saver Publications , c1991

Summary: The book provides ways for gardeners to save the seeds they grow instead of buying seeds. The seed-saving techniques discussed have been revised and refined over the course of several gardening seasons by the member-gardeners of Seed Savers Exchange. Botanical classification, flower structure, pollination method, isolation distances, caging and hand pollination techniques, and methods for drying, cleaning and storing the seeds are included.

ISBN: 0961397772
Call Number: 60.11 ASH
Subjects: Plant propagation , Seed saving , Seeds

VIDEOS

Title: Vegetable seed saving techniques : Kent Whealy
Published: Barre, MA : Northeast Organic Association , c1993

Publishers Number: 9313
Call Number: 62.011 VEG
Subjects: Seed saving , Vegetables

WEB PAGES

Vegetable Seed Treatment (University of Illinois)
Vegetable Seed Saving Handbook (howtosaveseeds)
Vegetable Garden Seed Storage and Germination Requirements (University of Nebraska)
Seed Storage (Colorado State University)
Seed For The Garden (Virginia State University)
Saving Your Own Vegetable Seeds -- A Guide for Farmers (Kasetsart University )
Saving Vegetable Seed: Tomatoes, Peppers, Peas and Beans (University of Minnesota)
Saving Seed (Colorado State University)
Is Saving Garden Seeds a Saving? (Virginia State University)
Hybrid Varieties and Seed Saving (Texas A&M)
Harvesting and Saving Garden Seeds (Montana State University)
Collecting and Planting Seeds of Cone-bearing Trees (University of Wisconsin)


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