Episode 102. Seed Saving: What Beginners Need to Know

In this episode, John Wallace, manager of NCAT’s SIFT farm, talks with Robin Kelson of the Good Seed Company in Whitefish, Montana.

Robin and John discuss questions that beginning seed savers often have as well as resources that are available for those who want to get into the subject in more depth.

The SIFT – or Small-Scale Intensive Farm Training – farm is part of NCAT’s ATTRA sustainable agriculture program and is located NCAT’s headquarters in Butte, Montana.

For more information on this topic, contact John Wallace directly at johnw@ncat.org.

Related ATTRA Resources:

Directory of Organic Seed Suppliers

Seed Production and Variety Development for Organic Systems

Other Resources

The Good Seed Company

The Good Seed Company Facebook

Free the Seeds workshop videos

Seed Savers Exchange Facebook

The Seed Garden: The Art & Practice of Seed Saving

Rocky Mountain Seed Alliance

Rocky Mountain Seed Alliance Facebook

Please call ATTRA with any and all of your sustainable agriculture questions at 800-346-9140 or e-mail us at askanag@ncat.org. Our two dozen specialists can help you with a vast array of topics, everything from farm planning to pest management, from produce to livestock, and soils to aquaculture.

You can get in touch with NCAT/ATTRA specialists and find our other extensive, and free, sustainable-agriculture publications, webinars, videos, and other resources at NCAT/ATTRA’s website.

You also can stay in touch with NCAT at its Facebook page.

Keep up with NCAT/ATTRA’s SIFT farm at its website.

Also check out NCAT’s Regional Offices’ websites and Facebook Pages!

Southwest Regional Office: Website / Facebook

Western Regional Office: Website / Facebook

Rocky Mountain West Regional Office: WebsiteFacebook

Gulf States Regional Office: Website / Facebook

Southeast Regional Office: Website / Facebook

Northeast Regional Office: Website / Facebook