Collect seeds from your vegetable garden in the fall, store them through winter, then plant them in spring for a whole new season.
There are many ways to collect seeds. You can get them from your own garden, a neighbor or friend’s garden, or collect them from the wild.
Watch the informative video below for a complete guide on how to save your seeds.
Once you harvest the seed, put it in a small glass jar labeled with the variety, year, and where it was grown. Keep these in a warm dry place with no lid so the seed can continue to dry.For more information on collecting seeds, have a look at this article by Nan Fischer.