I am looking for a comprehensive book on seed saving

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  1. bearfoot

    bearfoot New Member

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    any suggestions?

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  2. songbird

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    it is hard to recommend any specific books because i'm not sure
    what is available to you there:

    i'm sure there are some available...

    my local library consortium lists:

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    Seed sowing and saving
    Author
    Turner, Carole B., 1964-
    Publication Date
    1997


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    Survival seeds : the heirloom seed saving handbook
    Author
    Bronson, M.
    Publication Date
    2014


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    The seed garden : the art and practice of seed saving
    Author
    Colley, Micaela, author.
    Publication Date
    2015


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    The seed saving handbook : how to preserve, store and start heirloom and organic seeds
    Author
    Urban Hillbilly.
    Publication Date
    2014


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    The manual of seed saving : harvesting, storing, and sowing techniques for vegetables, herbs, and fruits
    Author
    Heistinger, Andrea.
    Publication Date
    2013


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    Saving seeds, preserving taste : heirloom seed savers in Appalachia
    Author
    Best, Billy F., 1935-
    Publication Date
    2013


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    Seed to seed : seed saving and growing techniques for vegetable gardeners
    Author
    Ashworth, Suzanne.
    Publication Date
    2002
    Format

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    Breed your own vegetable varieties : the gardener's and farmer's guide to plant breeding and seed saving
    Author
    Deppe, Carol.
    Publication Date
    2000, 2000 1993


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    Heirloom vegetable gardening : a master gardener's guide to planting, growing, seed saving, and cultural history
    Author
    Weaver, William Woys, 1947-
    Publication Date
    1997
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    Heirloom plants : a complete compendium of heritage vegetables, fruits, herbs & flowers
    Author
    Harrison, Lorraine, author.
    Publication Date
    2015-2016


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    Seedswap : the gardener's guide to saving and swapping seeds
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    Jeffery, Josie.
    Publication Date
    2013


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    The edible garden : how to have your garden and eat it, too
    Author
    Fowler, Alys, author.
    Publication Date
    2013


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    The complete guide to saving seeds : 322 vegetables, herbs, flowers, fruits, trees, and shrubs
    Author
    Gough, Robert E. (Robert Edward)
    Publication Date
    2011
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    Saving seeds : the gardener's guide to growing and storing vegetables and flower seeds
    Author
    Rogers, Marc.
    Publication Date
    1990
     
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    you're welcome, i see someone has done that. i'm ok with it as what
    i post here is to help people find what they need to get something
    done. i think much information is now available on-line, but i sometimes
    like a good reference book for off-line reading too.
     

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