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Increasing Production with a Whole Foods’ Local Producer Loan

Here at High Mowing we are always on the lookout for new ways to produce more high-quality organic seed. The exciting news is – this year we found three! With the support of Whole Foods’ Local Producer Loan Program, we’re … Continue reading

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Winter’s White Gold: Forcing Belgian Endives

It’s time to start forcing Belgian endives! If you missed it, check out our post from this spring, Winter’s White Gold: Planning Ahead for Belgian Endive Harvest. This previous post outlines the first part of the Belgian endive production cycle, … Continue reading

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Support a Healthy Community, Fund Your Project with High Mowing Seeds

Does your school or organization need to raise money? Want to help your school or non-profit and encourage gardening in your community at the same time? No problem! Fundraising with High Mowing Organic Seeds is a win-win for everyone, supporting … Continue reading

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New in 2015 Variety Highlights

Here are a few highlights of the NEW varieties in our 2015 catalog that we are really excited about! To see the full list, click here. Shiraz Beet – Open-Pollinated The first disease-resistant OP beet developed for organic production. This … Continue reading

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Participatory Breeding of ‘Who Gets Kissed?’ Sweet Corn

Sweet corn is an essential crop for many organic farmers, and farmer-breeder Martin Diffley is no exception. But Martin couldn’t find an organic variety that worked on his farm. So he collaborated with plant breeders to make one. Martin had … Continue reading

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Spoiler Alert! Exciting Changes in the 2015 Catalog

When you open your mailbox a few weeks from now and find our catalog inside, you will immediately notice that it looks very different . . . and better! We are so pleased, we just can’t wait for you to … Continue reading

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Paper: It’s All in the Details

Catalogs are in the mail and arriving in homes in a few weeks. If you’ve seen our past catalogs, you’ll notice that this year’s catalog “feels different.” Here’s why. One of biggest challenges in producing a print catalog with hundreds … Continue reading

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Grow Your Greens Indoors with Sprouts, Shoots & Microgreens

Last chance to enter our sprouting kit giveaway! Contest ends Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at midnight! Click here to enter. Fall is a great time to start experimenting with new flavors, taking advantage of the season’s bounty of crisp apples, … Continue reading

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Non-GMO Month Sprouting Kit Giveaway

It’s official! High Mowing Organic Seeds now offers the first full line of organic, Non-GMO Project Verified seeds for farmers and gardeners. All of our seeds are now both 100% certified organic and Non-GMO Project Verified.  To celebrate this milestone and the … Continue reading

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Spread the word! We have the nation’s first Certified Organic and Non-GMO Project Verified seeds

High Mowing Organic Seeds is proud to announce that we now offer the nation’s first and only line of 100% certified organic, Non-GMO Project Verified seeds! This has been a long journey, one that started for us six years ago, … Continue reading

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