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Prairie Garden Seeds

Jim Ternier of Prairie Garden Seeds has been growing vegetable seeds in Saskatchewan for over 30 years and sells online and at Seedy Saturday events across the Prairies, including Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Regina and Yorkton. Jim is a long time … Continue reading

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Mumm’s Sprouting Seed

The small town of Parkside, about an hour North of Saskatoon, a flourishing business has taken over the local curling rink. Mumm’s Sprouting Seed started by growing large fields of alfalfa for seed. Today, they have an incredible variety of … Continue reading

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Organic oats

Organic producers struggle to find suitable varieties for their growing conditions. Most field crop varieties released are bred and tested under conventional conditions. To fill this gap, Organic Alberta is conducting large field-scale testing of three different oat varieties (CDC … Continue reading

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