Search for Seed Quality and “Seed Test Weight”

I’ve been on a quest for the highest quality vegetable garden seeds that I can find among the seed companies I have patronized over the years. As recommended by David Forster at the first BFA meeting I attended in January 2015, and Nigel Palmer at our September 2015 BFA meeting, and also Dan Kittredge, BFA Founder, on multiple occasions, I have been contacting numerous seed companies to inquire about their “seed test weights”. I have had email and phone conversations with the following: Baker Read more [...]

Recipes from our May 19 meeting in Newington

Since you asked... and glad you enjoyed them! Rhubarb Maple Muffins makes 18 mini muffins Use all organic ingredients for best results. 8 oz. Nutrient Dense Rhubarb, about 4 stalks, cut into 1/2 inch dice 1/3 cup sugar 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1 Tblsp. baking powder, aluminum free 1 tsp. sea salt 1/4 tsp. ground allspice 6 Tblsp. butter, room temperature 1/2 cup pure maple syrup, from local source 1 egg 1/2 cup milk Maple Sugar - few Tablespoons Combine rhubarb and sugar Read more [...]