Online Seed Saving Resources:
Seed Savers Exchange: Blog and seed saving resources, including free monthly webinars.
Basic Seed Saving by Bill McDorman, a 48-page booklet created to provide enough practical information to allow gardeners to embark on the rewarding adventure of saving their own seeds.
Solstice Seed Catalog: Catalog of local seeds offered by Hartland seed saver Sylvia Davatz – “Increasingly we need to assume that weather patterns will be unpredictable, erratic, often extreme; our gardening practices need to take this into account as what we’ve come to call ‘the new normal’. Diversity matters more than ever.”
Garden Organic Heritage Seed Library: Seed saving guidelines, organic gardening tips, info on home composting, resources for schools, etc.
Seed Saving Videos:
How to Save Lettuce – From the Richmond Grows Seed Library in California
How to Save Peas and Beans – From the Richmond Grows Seed Library in California
General Gardening Resources:
UVM Soil Evaluation – UVM evaluates soil, manure and compost.
UVM Plant Diagnostic Clinic: Info on diseases and insect pests common in Vermont, including fact sheets, links, and Extension Master Gardener contact information.