“The Organic Seed Grower” by John Navazio
The Organic Seed Grower: A Farmer’s Guide to Vegetable Seed Production
By John Navazio. 1st edition, 2012. 388 pages. Hardback.
This gorgeous textbook style book has everything you need to know about producing high quality seed crops for most vegetables using organic methods. Information includes isolation distance, population size, genetic maintenance, and tips and tricks of the trade to ensure high quality seed. Additional chapters offer overviews of seed biology, seedborne diseases, and stockseed basics. Beautiful photos illustrate seed selection, harvest, and processing techniques. This book is a must have for anyone who is interested in growing high quality seeds on any scale. Worth every penny!