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Heirlooms, Hybrids and GMOs

By Kathleen
March 27, 2012

What makes a plant an heirloom? What constitutes a hybrid? And what on earth is a GMO? Heirlooms, hybrids and GMOs have added a good deal of confusion for gardeners and farmers new and old. Here is a short tutorial on their definitions and differences.

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Name: Tami Smith
Naylor, GA (Zone 8b)
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mollymistsmith
Mar 28, 2012 8:39 PM CST
Very Informative article. Thank you. I will bookmark this article to refer back to when purchasing seeds. Smiling
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Name: Kathleen Tenpas
Wickwire Corners NY (Zone 5a)
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Kathleen
Mar 29, 2012 3:55 PM CST
you are most welcome

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