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Starting Tomatoes from Seed

Tomato (and a few Eggplant) Seedlings¬† ¬† One of the most exciting things we do here at Southern Exposure Seed Exchange is grow our favorite varieties to bring to tomato tastings to share with gardeners throughout the Southeast and beyond. … Continue reading

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Tomato Successions: why to sow multiple tomato crops

We sow tomato transplants twice here on our farm in central Virginia: once in March, for our earliest crops, and again in mid-April, for a second tomato crop that will start producing in August. Although many heirlooms will produce continuously … Continue reading

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The Greenhorns’ Cooperative Farming guide released!

The Greenhorns, an organization of young farmers dedicated to helping other young farmers getting into sustainable agriculture, has just published their thorough and interesting guide to getting started with cooperative and collective farming. You can download it from them here … Continue reading

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