Saving Seeds, Preserving Taste

Saving Seeds, Preserving Taste

Heirloom Seed Savers in Appalachia

eBook - 2013
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The Brown Goose, the White Case Knife, Ora's Speckled Bean, Radiator Charlie's Mortgage Lifter?-?these are just a few of the heirloom fruits and vegetables you'll encounter in Bill Best's remarkable history of seed saving and the people who preserve both unique flavors and the Appalachian culture associated with them. As one of the people at the forefront of seed saving and trading for over fifty years, Best has helped preserve numerous varieties of beans, tomatoes, corn, squashes, and other fruits and vegetables, along with the family stories and experiences that are a fundamental part of th.
Publisher: Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, 2013
ISBN: 9780821444627
Characteristics: 1 online resource (pages)


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Mar 29, 2017

This sounds absolutely wonderful! And delicious! I hope when I check out this book it will also show how I can be able to acquire some of these seeds! Thanks library for your info on this subject.

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