Illinois Extension

Modern Homesteading Seed Saving Program

May 9
5:30 p.m.
Jackson County Extension Office
402 Ava Rd.
Murphysboro, IL 62966 
You don’t need to run to the store each year for a fresh batch of seeds. Seed saving is a great way to continue your garden from the plants and flowers you already have. Saving seeds also allows you to select particular characteristics you might like to cultivate by choosing fruits or plants with those traits. In this program, we'll cover:
Join Illinois Extension each month as we host a series of free modern homesteading programs in 2024. For a full list of topics and to register for upcoming programs, please visit

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