Tag Archives: seeds

  • Deal of the Week
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    SeedSafe – Special Offer

    25% Off on SeedSafes
    by Jason Wiskerchen

    Saturday, January 24, 2015, 5:03 AM

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    Get ready for Spring Planting. The ReadyStore is offering Peak Prosperity readers a special 25% discount on the SEEDSAFE™ line of long term storage garden seeds. 

    They have everything you need to have a robust and bountiful garden.

    If you have started your garden and have begun using up your supply of seeds or are looking for a way to stock up and have some extra seeds on hand for "just in case" situations, the SeedSafe series of seeds collections are a great option.  It is a simple and convenient way to get your seed supply ready to go for this summer's garden planting and future harvests.

    To take advantage of this special offer, visit the following link and use Discount Code PEAKGARDEN. Offer valid till January 31, 2015.

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  • What Should I Do?
    Greenhouse Tomato Starts: Phil Wiliams

    Starting Seed Indoors VS. Direct Seeding VS. Self Seeding Annuals

    Exploring options and past experience
    by Phil Williams

    Thursday, April 3, 2014, 4:44 PM

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    When I first started gardening, I had a tough time figuring out what plants I should start in my greenhouse, which plants I should direct seed, and which plants I should let seed themselves. As with most gardening and permaculture questions, the answer is……..it depends.

    Before we even get into which plants I like to start inside, which plants I like to direct seed, and which plants I like to let self-seed, I think it is important to understand the benefits and drawbacks of both methods of propagation.

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  • Daily Prep
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    Garden Primer: How to Read a Seed Packet

    Getting ready for Spring
    by Jason Wiskerchen

    Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 3:27 PM

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    Understanding and being able to determine the right seeds for your garden can be an important part in achieving success in growing your own food.  Here is a nice breakdown of the information you will find on the back of those seed packs.

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  • Podcast

    Jere Gettle: Growing Heirloom Plants

    Our foodstock's future lies in preserving its past
    by Adam Taggart

    Sunday, August 4, 2013, 1:47 AM

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    Jere Gettle runs one of the country's largest heirloom seed catalogs. His mission is to preserve long-standing plant varieties and combat the growing homogenization of our food stock, along with the genetic manipulation that Big Ag is responsible for.

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  • Deal of the Week
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    Special Savings – 20% Off on SeedSafes

    Garden seeds for long term storage
    by Jason Wiskerchen

    Saturday, April 27, 2013, 5:20 PM

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    The ReadyStore is offering Peak Prosperity readers a special 20% discount on the SEEDSAFE™ line of long term storage garden seeds. 

    They have everything you need to have a robust and bountiful garden.

    If you have started your garden and have begun using up your supply of seeds or are looking for a way to stock up and have some extra seeds on hand for "just in case" situations, the SeedSafe series of seeds collections are a great option.  It is a simple and convenient way to get your seed supply ready to go for this summer's garden planting and future harvests.

    To take advantage of this special offer, visit the following link and use Discount Code PeakSeeds20. Offer valid till April 30, 2013.

    Some of the features of SeedSafes:

    • Chemical Free
    • Open Pollinated
    • Non-Hybrid & Non-GMO Seeds
    • Resealable Mylar Packages
    • Easy storage in lift top lid

    Varieties Include:

    SalsaGarden™ SEEDSAFE™HerbGarden™ SEEDSAFE™ | HomeGarden™ SEEDSAFE™ | MedicineGarden™ SEEDSAFE™| FruitGarden™ SEEDSAFE™ReadyGarden™ 1-Acre SEEDSAFE™ | MegaGarden™ 7-Acre SEEDSAFE

    To take advantage of this special offer, visit the following link and use Discount Code PeakSeeds20. Offer valid till April 30, 2013.

     

    Full disclosure: Based on our existing relationship with The ReadyStore, PeakProsperity.com will receive a small commission if you purchase through this special offer. This will not impact the price you pay (in fact, as the offer states, you're getting an exclusive price discount not available to the public-at-large). The proceeds we received will be immediately invested to fund new features and functionality for this site.

    We’d also love to hear any feedback based on your first-hand experience with the products and vendors that we recommend through these special offers (and elsewhere on this site). Our goal is to ensure that we’re doing our utmost to offer the best guidance for utility, value, and service.

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  • Daily Prep
    credit: Terra Edibles

    10 Heirloom Seed Companies Pioneering a Revival

    Great sources for your resilient garden
    by Jason Wiskerchen

    Thursday, January 31, 2013, 6:41 PM

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    A wonderful list of seed companies that are changing the availability and quality of seeds for the better. Grow a better garden this spring with localized heirloom varieties and try out some new and fun crops to shake things up. 

    http://www.treehugger.com/slideshows/corporate-responsibility/10-businesses-pioneering-heirloom-seed-revival/

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