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Reader Poll: Which Heirloom Vegetables are You Interested in Growing?

3/8/2012 10:51:09 AM

Tags: poll, cast your vote, heirloom vegetables, heritage vegetables, heirloom seeds

Growing heirloom vegetables helps preserve endangered varieties, protect crop diversity and even save you money in the garden.

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For more on heirloom vegetables and seeds, check out the articles “Handed-Down Harvest” and “Green Your Thumb.” 

Image: Photo By David Ramage/Courtesy Fotolia  

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