13 Mar '12, 10am

10 Best Heirloom Seed Companies as Selected By Readers

10 Best Heirloom Seed Companies as Selected By Readers

When I set out to publish the post on seed sources for foodies, Kitchen Gardeners, and Chefs I did not intend to create an all-inclusive list of seed sources. I thought I would just highlight four of them, and maybe TreeHugger readers would find one they had not heard of before. I expected the post would be well-received because of the seed companies that I chose. What I did not expect was the reaction from TreeHugger readers in the comments of the post, TreeHugger's Facebook Page , my Facebook page, and my Twitter account. Almost immediately, I started seeing comments pointing out that I had "forgotten" this or that heirloom seed company. Therefore, I have decided to highlight the most suggested seed companies and organizations that TreeHugger readers recommended. Seed Saving Organizations Seed saving organizations are slightly different from seed companies. Their goal is...

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