Developing new vegetable varieties doesn’t require a specialized education, a lot of land, or even a lot of time. It can be done on any scale. Authoritative and easy-to-understand, Breed Your Own Vegetable Varieties is the definitive guide to plant breeding and seed saving for the serious home gardener and the small-scale farmer or commercial grower. Discover how to breed for a wide range of different traits (flavor, size, shape, or color; cold or heat tolerance; pest and disease resistance; and regional adaptation).
This book offers an exciting introduction to a whole new gardening adventure.
Soft Cover 384 p.