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Heirloom Vegetables, Genetic Diversity, and the Pursuit of Food Security

Heirloom Vegetables, Genetic Diversity, and the Pursuit of Food Security

This 2008 report by George Kuepper defines and describes heirloom vegetable varieties and discusses their implications for nutrition, crop genetic diversity, and seed markets from local to global scales.  It includes suggestions for actions available to farmers/gardeners, consumers, and citizens, and a list of additional informational resources.

Heirloom Vegetables, Genetic Diversity, and the Pursuit of Food Security
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