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Vegetable Seed Giveaway!!

Survival Seed Giveaway!

Apparently all I had to do was host a giveaway, and more would come to me – I had no idea!  Well, I will share the wealth with you all as much as I can, starting with….

A 16 Seed Pack Giveaway!

Hometown Seeds is a small seed company in Utah, whose biggest claim to fame are their Survival Seed Packs.  The seeds come in a vacuum sealed pack that will last at least 5 years.  So that means you can use them as a starter pack for your garden now, or you can hold onto them in case of an emergency – in the freezer they will last up to 10 years!

What’s In The Survival Seed Pack?

The pack contains 16 easy to grow varieties of non-hybrid seeds (ie, you can save the seeds from your crops and plant them again the next year):

  1. Lincoln Peas (5 oz)
  2. Detroit Dark Red Beets (10 grams)
  3. Kentucky Wonder Brown Pole Beans (5 oz)
  4. Yolo Wonder Peppers (5 grams)
  5. Champion Radishes (10 grams)
  6. Lucullus Swiss Chard (10 grams)
  7. Black Beauty Zucchini (10 grams)
  8. Waltham Butternut Winter Squash (10 grams)
  9. Bloomsdale Longstanding Spinach (10 grams)
  10. Scarlet Nantes Carrots (10 grams)
  11. Long Green Improved Cucumber (10 grams)
  12. Rutgers Tomato (5 grams)
  13. Golden Acre Cabbage (10 grams)
  14. Romain Paris Island Cos Lettuce (5 grams)
  15. Golden Bantem Sweet Corn (5 oz)
  16. Yellow Sweet Spanish Onion (10 grams)

More!

The seed packs come with a very comprehensive instruction booklet – very cool.  The seeds are also housed in double water tight packaging with optimum water content to increase storage life, and contain a total of 1.5 lbs. of GMO free seed – enough to plant 3/4 of an acre.

Too much for yourself?  I’m sure you know another gardener who would love to share!

So…

Enter Your Name In The Comments For The Drawing!

I will randomly select a winner next Sunday at noon.  Good luck!

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