Luther Gardening Class Series – Seed Selection: Choosing the Right

Seed Selection: Choosing the Right Seeds
Facilitators: Mike Bollinger and Grant Olson
Thursday, March 5, 2015
Valders 362

Hybrid or heirloom? Indeterminate or determinate? Early or late maturing? Choosing seeds is exciting but can also be daunting. There are so many options! Which varieties grow best in this region? Where is the best place to buy seed and seedlings? How do I ensure a continuous harvest of key crops throughout the season? How do I select varieties that best suit my needs and values? Mike Bollinger (River Root Farm) and Grant Olson (Seed Savers Exchange) will discuss factors to consider when selecting seeds, as well as recommend some of their favorite varieties. Please Preregister.