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Old 11-01-2017, 08:06 PM
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Originally Posted by ArmySGT. View Post
These are or should be all hierloom or non hybrid seeds.

Heirlooms are old varieties that have become uncommon due to mega farms and mono cropping. Saving seed from each harvest will produce true and full varieties of the seed saved. Depending on the fruit or vegetable 10% to 50% would need to be unharvested until fully ripened to produce seed (onions. turnips, corn, etc). Tomatoes, squash, melons, are notorious for their seeds and none would have to be held back or ripened past a point for quality consumption to have enough seed for the nest years harvest.
Friend of mine bought a farm where heirloom watermelons have been grown for 100 years. the watermelons and seeds came with it.
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