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Plant Breeding for Gardeners

  Audio Version available below Imagine that it’s harvest time, and you find a tomato that’s a bit larger than the others in your garden. Inspired by this, you decide to try breeding extra-large tomatoes. You begin by collecting the seeds from this large tomato, and the next year, you ...

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Saving Our Seeds, Saving Ourselves

Audio Version available below A gardener’s work is never done. In spring, we plan our space and plant our seeds. We nurture our fragile seedlings, providing them with healthy soil, clean water, and warming sun. When summer’s heat begins to beat down upon our shoulders, we prune, ...

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