Please share this information about Monsanto, stop using thier products, they are under investigation already in South Africa, but as you know honesty takes a backseat when it comes to money and politics. We need to help make people aware of this company that only cares to take over the world seed market, GMO seeds, and therefore food. Read up and you will be shocked, do your own investigation and you will be disgusted.

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A fellow blogger asked me to expound on the topic of heirloom/organic vs. hybrid/organic seeds. I’ve been putting it off because the subject is bigger than just seeds and begs a much more detailed account of what “sustainability” means to me and my partner. To answer the question simply though, Heirloom/organic = sustainable/healthy; Non-heirloom/non-organic = non-sustainable/potentially unhealthy. Heirloom seeds produce fruits and vegetables that in turn produce seeds that will make the same fruit and vegetable, over and over again, year after year. Non-heirloom, or hybrid or GMO seeds, do not. (That is not to say that all hybridized seeds are genetically modified. It is just a line that we’ve drawn in our personal sand about our purchases.)

First up, for those who are curious about the various types of seeds available out there, you have a ton of choices, and not all are created equal. They might each come…

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  1. Heirloom seeds produce fruits and vegetables…. I couldn’t find the end of this sentence…. 😦
    But I think you’ll have to be the newly-appointed Green Cop of Lower Albany. We need you to alert us to subjects such as this. Thank you Chris.

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