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Spring Plant Starts Grown by Local Schools

Local Schools Growing Spring Plant Starts

Posted: March 4, 2015

Evergreen Community Charter School and Hall Fletcher Elementary have been using some of their indoor growing space to educate gardeners of the future AND make some money to support their school garden programs. Sow True Seed has contracted these willing … Continue reading

Sauteed Potatoes

Garden Breakfast Salad Recipe

Posted: February 25, 2015

  What?!  Did you say breakfast salad? Yes. I indeed said breakfast salad. And it is awesome. I’m not usually big on salads in the winter. I’d rather have soup. If you’ve read my recent vegetable soup blog, you would … Continue reading

Ingredients for homegrown strawberry and rhubarb crisp

Rhubarb Strawberry Crisp Recipe

Posted: February 9, 2015

Rhubarb is a hardy perennial vegetable that has a signature tartness that is hard to forget. Even though, botanically speaking, it is a vegetable, most of the time it is paired with fruits in desserts. Conveniently, it matures at the … Continue reading

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Seed Growing Info Session


When: Thursday February 19, 2015 4-6pm Where: Mountain Horticulture Crops Research and Extension Center, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759 Sow True Seed is seeking farmers who are interested in growing seed as a cash crop. This session will include … Continue reading

How to make newspaper planting pots

How to Make Homemade Seed Starting Pots

Posted: February 3, 2015

Good Reasons to Start Your Own Seeds No matter what growing zone you’re in, it’s time to start preparing your seed starting area. If you’ve been relying on your local nursery for your starts, and haven’t tried starting your own … Continue reading

Rhubarb Button for pre-ordering rhubarb crowns

Order Potatoes and Rhubarb for FEB!

Posted: February 2, 2015

We sell many seasonal items and they are all available for pre-order. That means that you can buy them now and we’ll ship them (or let you know they are available for pick-up) when they are ready. In February we’ll … Continue reading

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