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Favorite Staff Varieties

Published March 2, 2017.

Spring is here! Or at least coming soon for some parts of the country. At Native Seeds/SEARCH our staff definitely love all seeds but we have a few favorites that are essentials in our gardens. In this article a few staff members share our favorite varieties.

Happy 5th Anniversary to Tucson Seed Libraries

Article published by Melissa Barrow, NS/S Retail and Membership Associate, published January 31, 2017.

In January 2012, Native Seeds/SEARCH started the first seed library in Arizona, quickly followed by the Pima County Public Library. January and February 2017 mark the 5th year anniversaries for both of these seed libraries.

NS/S Welcomes New Executive Director

Published January 30, 2017.

Native Seeds/SEARCH has a new Executive Director, Joy M. Hought, and we invite you to join us in welcoming her. Ms. Hought brings to us expertise, professional energy, local and international connections, and a proven passion for the mission of Native Seeds/Search.

Passing on Chiltepin Seeds and Stories

Article by Sheryl Joy, NS/S Seed Distribution Coordinator, published December 1, 2016.

One of the wonderful things about working at Native Seeds/SEARCH is that you never know when you will uncover a treasure … which is not so surprising in a storehouse full of treasures like this one! With over 1900 different seed accessions stewarded in our seed bank, most of which have multiple samples, there is always something interesting to learn about.

People and Seeds

by Melissa Barrow, NS/S Retail Associate, published November 22, 2016.

Giving is not just about making a donation. It is about making a difference."
~ Kathy Calvin, CEO and President of the United Nations Foundation

Seeds have always been with us. They appeared on the planet some 354 million years before humans. There has never been a time when humans and seeds did not interplay. They have helped us, taught us, fed us, sheltered us. Seeds have changed us; we have changed seeds.

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