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Feedback From Our Readers: Winter 2016

Letters from our readers

We consider every phone call, email, and social media comment carefully, and we’re humbled by the praise and advice that readers have shared.

Deforestation and Hurricanes

By Elizabeth Stone

Discover the effects of deforestation on land, weather and what can be done to help.

Wildflower Wonders: Appreciating the Prairie Ecosystem

By Oscar H. Will III (Hank)

Editor-in-Chief Oscar H. Will III ponders the relationship between heirloom cultivars and their wild plant ancestors.

National Heirloom Exposition

By Kathy McFarland

Santa Rosa, California is hosting the 5th annual National Heirloom Exposition, with heirloom plants and livestock of all varieties on display!


History of Fairs and Festivals

By Jodi Torpey

Agricultural fairs and festivals grew out of village market days and livestock exhibitions into the massive events held today.

Meeting of the Minds: National Heirloom Expo

By Kathy McFarland

Find like minded individuals with a passion for heirloom seeds and produce at the National Heirloom Expo.

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