seed http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Organic farmers file appeal in lawsuit against Monsanto http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/organic-farmers-file-appeal-lawsuit-against-monsanto <p><a href="http://archive.constantcontact.com/fs074/1104248386985/archive/1109637579179.html">A coalition of organic farmers and grower organizations</a> has filed an appeal in its lawsuit challenging Monsanto seed patents.</p> Thu, 29 Mar 2012 15:43:27 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 3381 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Organic farmers file appeal in lawsuit against Monsanto Seed Starting: Finding Unique Varietals and Using a Soil Blocker http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/seed-starting-finding-unique-varietals-and-using-soil-blocker <p>To complement our weekend programming, in this new bi-weekly column I&#39;ll write about the trials and tribulations of my own gardening and that of others, including community gardeners as they work to establish a new space to grow. I hope you get inspired to dig in the dirt yourself.&nbsp; With temperatures on the rise, now is the time to start seeds indoors and get ready to experience the superior flavor of vegetables you can grow at home in your own back yard. Here&#39;s one way to get started.</p><p><strong>Seed Selection</strong></p> Sat, 05 Mar 2011 19:19:27 +0000 Madalyn Painter 664 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Seed Starting: Finding Unique Varietals and Using a Soil Blocker