Happy Winter- HeritageSeeds.org is Live!
It was a long time coming and the sight will be a work in progress but this wonderful project finally has a wonderful and functional website. Some tools need more... Read more
Time flies at Heritage Seed Co.
Big news: The website should go live by July. Had many reports of success in growing the Heritage Seeds. Please let us know your stories and send us some pictures. ... Read more
July is moving too fast
Thank you all over and over again. Rewards are underway. We have finished the design of the poster and getting ready to print and we are reprinting the seed packs. ... Read more
The project has a magically level of $11,111.11. of support.
It makes me happy to know we made our goal. Today
is our last day. Thank you Kickstarter for kicking... Read more
We did it- Hip hip hooray
Today on Fresh Air -I heard a great interview http://www.npr.org/2011/06/28/137371975/how-industrial-farming-destroyed-the-tasty-tomato It makes me happy to know that we are dong the right thing by saving real great tasting heirloom tomatos.... Read more
$900 To Go and Looking Good
Calling all seed savers- I think we are going to make it. Keep spreading the good word and thank you all for making this project grow. This is only the... Read more
200 backers and counting
Thank you Jamie Moore, Bob Beckman, Michelle Belan and Emery Levick.
You four took us over the 200 backer mark. Save the Seeds! SOS!
This TED talk on seed saving is worth watching
What excites me is the fact that seeds can go from being saved in cold storage to growing and being lunch again. If we succeed with 32 varieties why can't... Read more
17% From There and Feeling Good About It All
Everyone in Heritage Seed Co we have very good news that we are marching straight into success. With 3 1/2 days to go we are just under 200 backers and... Read more
The final four days: seed saver Sunday
Calling all seed savers, we have done a great job getting this far, I have an idea that if everyone gets one friend to chip in $10 or more dollars... Read more
10 days of worry
What is about some projects that rocket to 300% and others that barely get heard? I fell like we have all the right stuff and these seeds need us. We... Read more
Half way home and the project is still growing
Great news. Many new backers including a major gift to keep our Heritage Seed's growing.
We have only 13 short days- Please share our project with others who may care... Read more
We are on the homepage of the food section of Kickstarter
Finally we are popular again, thank you all for your support. I have been
waiting for Slow Foods to jump in and send an e-mailer. That is coming and
now... Read more
One hundred and eleven Heritage Seed Co backers. This number felt like it deserved a special call out. I just discovered the Paw Paw is called the West Virginia banana... Read more
Calling all Seed Savers- we are up to 101 Backers
Happy Weekend Everyone!
We are inching forward and smiling everyday. This is
Third Termite Press growing big organic food. Thanks Alisa.
Eat your lawn
It has been hot and we have been making some noise about planting heirloom varieties of plants. We are getting more people to plant edible gardens and for that we... Read more
Inspired and Obsessed, I called it krazed by Kickstarter.
We knew saving endangered seeds would be a challenge but now I find myself obsessing about strategies to get Kickstarter funding. I have a love/hate relationship with this. On one... Read more
One month out
I am so glad I gave us time to sprout. We now have 31 days to get a groundswell of interst. Spread the word and thank you all for your... Read more
We just hit 80 donors
Mr. Boals you helped us hit our goals- now onward to 100 donors. Speaking at school
tomorrow- maybe it will generate some interest.
Supporter upswing today stopped the rain
We have now crossed the 26% funded mark and a special thanks to our new donors-
there is a direct relationship between donations and rain- The more funding we get ... Read more
Good Save- we had an article in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Good Save and good read- www.post-gazette.com/pg/11132/1145749-34-0.stm
Although the article did not mention the fine design work on the seed packs by Kamron Rudisill. We printed on French Papers- Pop Tone... Read more
Our first day of seeding sales
A Saturday of mixed rain and shine. Very excited about the gardens being
planted with Heritage seedlings and seeds. Enjoy the weekend.
Stayed up late and completed construction of seed packs and a SOS (save our seeds).
We took video so we will post so you can see how we printed and... Read more
Happy to report that we have hit 50 backers- we are just getting ready to take our first seedlings and seeds to market. We will post a video this weekend. ... Read more
Earth day is the perfect day to support seed saving
We have several new donors today and our goals is to get 1,000. Earth day is the perfect day to promote seed saving. Thank you all for supporting and if... Read more
We are getting more popular
A special Heritage Seed Co thank you goes out to Kathiy T. from Hawthorne FL for giving twice and making us smile. You will always be our first.
The rains and warm weather are helping us ready
Only 27 dollars from our first $1,000. We want to thank our early seed savers for getting us moving so quickly. Seed Packs getting ready to print, Paw Paw trees... Read more
We are popular-
Thanks to our quick start we are now listed as a popular project on the Kickstarter site under the food category. We are going to start posting on Food blogs... Read more
Seed Support from down under
Special Heritage shout-out to James from Melbourne. I have a special space in my heart for the Aussies.
Heritage Seed Communications
Thank you to our first 17 supporters for helping get this project rolling. We are going to start printing our seed packs next week. Can't wait to share them with... Read more
Seeds for Savers starting to grow
Happy to report on day one we got our first backer- drum roll please for
Kathy from Florida.