Trial seeds

Joyseeds place a high priority on getting a first-hand look at varieties we offer to growers. We recently planted our 2018 trials with the following crops: onion;melon; cabbage; cucumber; and specialty tomatoes; and watermelon. Additional trials on our farm will look at sweet corn, pumpkins and chinese cabbage. The varieties grown are a select group … Read more

Pollinator Biodiversity: What’s all the buzz about?

If you’re moving pollen from one plant to another, you could be a pollinator. Fuzzy, pollen-laden bumblebees don’t have a monopoly on ensuring flowers bloom again and blossoms turn into fruit — these amazing animals come in all shapes and sizes. Pollinators can be butterflies, beetles, birds, bats or even humans — the only job requirement is that they … Read more