About WinterSown Educational
WinterSown Educational is a not-for-profit organization registered in 2003 with the New York Department of State, and also registered the same year with the New York State Department of Education.
Provides seed and growing information to individuals, schools and groups for educational and non-profit purposes.
Provides seed and growing information to people for supplementing their own meals with home-grown produce.
Has signed The Safe Seed Pledge of the Council of Responsible Genetics. Please see: About Our Seed.
Teaches and encourages smart, open-pollinated seed saving from the healthiest plants to reduce future use of purchased, environment-fouling garden chemicals.
Works to increase backyard habitats for for wildlife and increase community and home-beautification projects.
Is the leader in developing and teaching the Winter Sowing Method and freely shares all its information for educational and non-profit purposes. Please visit our FAQs to learn about the method.
Advocates the use of recycled containers and no-to-low cost methods. Winter Sowers do not leave carbon-footprints and instead negate them by increasing backyard habitat and growing their own 'locavore' home garden produce.
Provides easy to follow information with reference links to extenstions and non-profits for further understanding and/or research.