Check out these short, introductory seed saving videos with Patrick Steiner of Stellar Seeds, Jon Alcock of Sunshine Farms and David Catzel of Fraser Common Farm
- Kale Seed; breeding and selecting
- Kale Seed; harvesting
- Brassica Seed; harvesting & cleaning
- Beans; harvesting & cleaning
- Carrots Seed; growing and selecting
- Carrot Seed; harvesting and cleaning
- Radish Seed; harvesting
- Radish Seed; Cleaning
- Beet Seed; harvesting
- Beet Seed; cleaning
- Lettuce Seed; production
- Lettuce Seed; cleaning
Download our Small Scale Organic Seed Production Handbook written by Patrick Steiner.
A guide for growers which gives practical advice on why and how to incorporate vegetable seed production on their farms. Through interviews with growers who have successfully integrated seedcrops into their farm economies and ecologies it addresses important considerations like marketing models, seed yields, seed storage, seed cleaning and disease prevention.
Full of practical examples about how growers have made seed crops work on their farms, this handbook is a valuable tool for anyone interested in growing seeds both for their own use, or as a commercial venture. 40 pages