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Growers Give Seeds To Libraries

One of the goals of the seed lending library movement is to preserve antique fruit, vegetables and flowers, otherwise known as heirlooms. (Andrea Shea/WBUR)

One of the goals of the seed lending library movement is to preserve antique fruit, vegetables and flowers, otherwise known as heirlooms. (Andrea Shea/WBUR)

Lending libraries are for so much more than books these days: tools, fishing poles, telescopes, even baking pans.

Now, they’re available for gardeners, too — seed lending libraries are cropping up around the country.

From the Here & Now Contributors Network, WBUR’s Andrea Shea reports.

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