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so who's all recieved garden catologs already.:grin: i've got 2 from jungs!!!!!!!!!

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Got Burpee yesterday, and Burgess today.  Trying not to get too excited as it will be four months before we put anything into the (currently frozen, snow-covered) ground.

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I have a lot this year. My  10 year old grand daughter will be helping me. I am a test gardener for NDSU and she will be picking the trials and judging them in the fall.



RH Shumway



Garden Trends




Seed Savers



Henry Field's






Edited by KEN W

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holy moly ken........thats a bunch. never even heard of half them. have fun!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Go to any of their websites and ask for a catalog. They are all free. Do lots of comparing. Some specialize in certain vegies. Some in others. I order from Jungs pretty much every year. I also order quite a bit from

Pinetree out of Maine. I really don't like having to order large packets with enough seed for a couple years.Pinetree has smaller packets that cost less. So I can order fresh seed every year.


Usually I order 5-6 veg. from NDSU to trial and compare 2 different varieties for .50 a packet.

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