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Heirloom Seeds: Growing a Piece of Ancient History

Heirloom seedsEver been shopping in the produce section and seen a flashy display for “HEIRLOOM TOMATOES!”   Wonder what’s so special about these tomatoes?  The answer might surprise you.  Heirloom fruits and vegetables are grown from seeds that reach all the way back to ancient times.  Over the millennia, these seeds have taken on enormous value. Continue reading