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Books

Cass Turnbull’s Guide to Pruning: What, When, Where & How to Prune for a More Beautiful Gardencurrently on backorder
9522 by Cass Turnbull, 365 pages, 7¼x9, softcover. I’m the kind of tree gardener who feels that one pruning book is not enough. Each one has something... read more
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The Essential Guide to Cultivating Mushrooms: Simple and Advanced Techniques for Growing Shiitake, Oyster, Lion’s Mane, and Maitake Mushrooms at Home
9555 by Stephen Russell, 232 pages, 7x9, softcover. Who knew that a roll of toilet paper could grow your supper? If you want to know how, read this... read more
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Farming While Black: Soul Fire Farm’s Practical Guide to Liberation on the Land
9561 by Leah Penniman, 368 pages, 8x10, softcover. The author, who many years ago trialed for Fedco, writes from the experience of her Soul Fire Farm... read more
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The Fruit Forager’s Companion: Ferments, Desserts, Main Dishes, and More from Your Neighborhood and Beyond
9585 by Sara Bir, 400 pages, 7x10, softcover. Written by a poetic comical professional chef who knows her stuff, this book is bold, smart, witty and so... read more
Homegrown Pantry: A Gardener’s Guide to Selecting the Best Varieties & Planting the Perfect Amounts for What You Want to Eat Year-Roundcurrently on backorder
9630 by Barbara Pleasant, 328 pages. 8x10, softcover. For your veggies, fruits and culinary herbs, don’t you wish you had a guidebook full of growing... read more
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Our Native Bees: North America’s Endangered Pollinators and the Fight to Save Them
9711 by Paige Embry, 224 pages, 6½x9, hardcover. We all know honeybees are in trouble from colony collapse, varroa mites, neonicotinoids and overwork.... read more
Preserving with Pomona’s Pectin: The Revolutionary Low-Sugar, High-Flavor Method for Crafting and Canning Jams, Jellies, Conservescurrently on backorder
9723 by Allison Carrol Duffy and the Partners at Pomona’s Universal Pectin®, 176 pages, 7½x9¼, softcover. We won’t get in the habit of offering a book... read more
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Recovering Our Ancestors’ Gardens: Indigenous Recipes and Guide to Diet and Fitness
9728 Revised edition by Devon A. Mihesuah, 350 pages, 5½x8½, softcover. In this revised edition, award-winning author and citizen of Choctaw nation... read more
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The Regenerative Grower’s Guide to Garden Amendments: Using Locally Sourced Materials to Make Mineral and Biological Extracts and Ferments
9731 by Nigel Palmer, 208 pages, 6x9, softcover. Science nerds, rejoice: this book dives deep into the chemical and biological workings of your garden... read more
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Rosemary Gladstar’s Medicinal Herbs: A Beginner’s Guide
9741 by Rosemary Gladstar, 224 pages, 7¼x9, softcover. “One of the greatest benefits of herbal medicine is that it gives us the ability to become more... read more
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What’s Wrong with My Marijuana Plant?: A Cannabis Grower’s Visual Guide to Easy Diagnosis and Organic Remedies
9813 by David Deardorff and Kathryn Wadsworth, 192 pages, 7½x9½, softcover. The only book dedicated to a single species in the widely popular “What’s... read more
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Will Bonsall’s Essential Guide to Radical, Self-Reliant Gardening
9819 by Will Bonsall, 400 pages, 8x10, softcover. As a former apprentice of Will’s, I assumed his book would be a nostalgic journey but not especially... read more
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Growing Good Food: A Citizen’s Guide to Climate Victory Gardening
9611 by Acadia Tucker, 159 pages, 6x9, softcover. A great pick for newbie gardeners, with a focus on using regenerative methods to mitigate climate... read more
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The Apples of New England
9474 by Russell Steven Powell, 214 pages, 7¼x7¼, hardcover. Apples were planted in New England as far back as 1604 when the French explorer Pierre du... read more
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Apples to Cider: How to make cider at home
9477 by April White with Steve Wood, 152 pages, 8x10, softcover. The current revolution in fermented cider has been an effort of thousands of... read more
The Art and Science of Grazingout-of-stock, clearance
9480 by Sarah Flack, 230 pages, 8x10, softcover. A cow can turn grass into butter and hamburgers: what’s your superpower? Flack combines hard-headed... read more
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Bees: A Honeyed History
9501 by Piotr Socha, 80 pages, 11x15, hardcover. This big, impressive, amusing and boldly illustrated book is an encyclopedia of the honey bee,... read more
Botany in a Day: The Patterns Method of Plant Identificationcurrently on backorder
9510 6th edition, by Thomas J Elpel, 235 pages, 8½x11, softcover. I love this book, from a small press out of Pony, MT. Besides the dictionary and... read more
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The Complete Book of Garlic: A Guide for Gardeners, Growers and Serious Cooks
9601 by Ted Jordan Meredith, 330 pages, 8¼ x 10¼, hardcover, 2008. Tons of photos get you up close and personal with not only the botany but also the... read more
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The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African American Cultural History in the Old South
9533 by Michael W. Twitty, 444 pages, 5x7½, paperback. “The old South is a place where people use food to tell themselves who they are, to tell others... read more
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Crop Planning for Organic Vegetable Growers
9537 by Frédéric Theriault and Daniel Brisebois, 136 pages, 7½x9, softcover. If I’d had this book when I started farming, I would have avoided many... read more
Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds & Shape Our Futurescurrently on backorder
9552 by Merlin Sheldrake, 368 pages, 6½x9½, hardcover. Want something to take your mind off a virus? Try a fungus! This winter, as we stay closer to... read more
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Familiar Flowers of Field & Garden
9557 by F. Schuyler Mathews, 308 pages, 7x5, softcover. Dover reprint of an 1895 edition. A small silver lining in the cloud of 2020 is that some of us... read more
Farmacology: Total Health from the Ground Upclearance
9558 by Daphne Miller, 209 pages, 5¼x8, softcover. Miller is a medical doctor with a unique perspective on healing that first surfaced when she read... read more
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Fedco Cover Art
9468 Whimsical and beautiful black-and-white art is a hallmark of Fedco’s unique style, our way of counterbalancing the glossy, airbrushed color photos... read more
The Food Forest Handbook: Design and Manage a Home-Scale Perennial Polyculture Gardenout-of-stock, Clearance
9579 by Darrell Frey & Michelle Czolba, 239 pages, 7½x9, softcover. Polyculture means multiple species growing together interdependently. This happens... read more
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Forest Trees of Maine: Centennial Edition
9582 by the Maine Forest Service, 176 pages, 6x9, spiral-bound softcover. Mainers are familiar with the tall, slim pamphlet, Forest Trees of Maine.... read more
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Fresh from the Garden: An Organic Guide to Growing Vegetables, Berries, and Herbs in Cold Climates
9583 by John Whitman, 536 pages, 8½x10½, hardcover. With all the quarantine-induced interest in gardening, we were on the prowl for a good “gardening... read more
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Growing Garden Seeds: A Manual for Gardeners and Small Farmers
9609 by Robert Johnston, Jr., 32 pages, 5½x8½, softcover. If you are new to seed saving, this little manual by the founder of Johnny’s covers all the... read more
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Growing Great Garlic
9612 by Ron L. Engeland, 213 pages, 6x9, softcover. Garlic is the world’s second most important allium crop. Whether garlic is your passion, or just... read more
Herbal Medicine: From the Heart of the Earthcurrently on backorder
9615 3rd edition, by Dr. Sharol Marie Tilgner, 472 pages, 7x9, softcover. What better time than a pandemic to assemble your home apothecary? In this... read more
Holistic Goat Care: A Comprehensive Guide to Raising Healthy Animals, Preventing Common Ailments, and Troubleshooting Problemsout-of-stock, clearance
9621 by Gianaclis Caldwell, 368 pages, 5½x12, hardcover. A few years ago Fedco staffer Michele and I talked about her ailing Nigerian dwarf goat. She... read more
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The Holistic Orchard: Tree Fruits and Berries the Biological Way
9624 by Michael Phillips, 414 pages, 8x10, softcover. Written by the renowned New Hampshire-based orchardist and author of The Apple Grower, this book... read more
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How to Move Like a Gardener: Planting and Preparing Medicines from Plants
9636 by Deb Soule, 244 pages, 6¾x9¾, softcover. “As you cultivate the garden, the garden is cultivating you, both inwardly and outwardly. Gardeners are... read more
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Incredible Wild Edibles: 36 plants that can change your life
9644 by Sam Thayer, 480 pages, 6x9, softcover. Sam Thayer’s foraging books are in a league of their own. No other gives such insightful accounts of... read more
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Koji Alchemy: Rediscovering the Magic of Mold-Based Fermentation
9645 by Rich Shih and Jeremy Umansky, 352 pages, 7x9, hardcover. Spores galore, the warm moist filamentous fungus of your dreams! Aspergillus oryzae... read more
Look at the Sky…and tell the weathercurrently on backorder
9657 by Eric Sloane, 89 pages, 8½x11, softcover. A self-described weather junkie, I’ve tried to read meteorologies for the layperson and absorbed... read more
Maine Alphabetcurrently on backorder
9663 by Dahlov Ipcar, 24 pages, 6x6, board book. When Sami was three, he called this his “loony book,” for the beautiful cover picture of a singing... read more
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Mycorrhizal Planet: How Symbiotic Fungi Work with Roots to Support Plant Health and Build Soil Fertility
9675 by Michael Phillips, 256 pages, 8x10, hardcover. “Investing in species diversity begins underground,” says the orchard revolutionary. He’s... read more
The New Livestock Farmer: The Business of Raising and Selling Ethical Meatclearance
9684 by Rebecca Thistlethwaite and Jim Dunlop, 312 pages, 7½x9½, softcover. I sniff suspiciously at any single volume that claims to cover such broad... read more
Book
The New Organic Grower: 30th Anniversary Edition
9687 by Eliot Coleman, 304 pages, 8x10, softcover. As a teenager, I was always listening to Pearl Jam’s Ten, and as a new farmer I was always reading ... read more
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No-Till Intensive Vegetable Culture: Pesticide-Free Methods for Restoring Soil and Growing Nutrient-Rich, High-Yielding Crops
9688 by Bryan O’Hara, 272 pages, 7x10, softcover. Bryan O’Hara and Anita Johnson have made a living growing vegetables for market at their Lebanon, CT,... read more
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The Noma Guide to Fermentation: Including koji, kombuchas, shoyus, misos, vinegars, garums, lacto-ferments and black fruits and vegetables
9690 by René Redzepi and David Zilber, 456 pages, 7½x10, hardcover. Fancy fare meets funky ferment in this handsome illustrated guide for advanced... read more
Organic Field Crop Handbookclearance
9702 Canadian Organic Growers, 292 pages, 9½x8, softcover. Starting with the general principles of organic production, the first sections discuss how... read more
Organic Revolutionary: A Memoir of the Movement for Real Food, Planetary Healing, and Human Liberationclearance
9708 by Grace Gershuny, 262 pages, 6x9, softcover. At a dinner party, sometimes one has the good fortune to be seated next to the person who knows the... read more
Perilous Bounty: The Looming Collapse of American Farming and How We Can Prevent Itcurrently on backorder
9714 by Tom Philpott, 246 pages, 9½x6 ½, hardcover. The bounty in our supermarkets is destroying our soil and water while poisoning workers on which... read more
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Plant Intelligence and the Imaginal Realm: Into the Dreaming of Earth
9720 by Stephen Harrod Buhner, 564 pages, 6x9, softcover. John Muir said “When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest... read more
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Putting Food By
9725 5th edition, by Janet Greene, Ruth Hertzberg and Beatrice Vaughn, 464 pages, 5⅓x8, softcover. The pandemic has inspired scores of new gardeners,... read more
Sacred Instructions: Indigenous Wisdom for Living Spirit-Based Changecurrently on backorder
9744 by Sherri Mitchell, 256 pages, 5½x8½, softcover. Every word counts in this broad yet concise book, and you’ll want to savor it through the winter... read more
Soil Science for Gardeners: Working with Nature to Build Soil Healthcurrently on backorder
9764 by Robert Pavlis, 209 pages, 6x9, softcover. We needed this handy book, which makes soil science accessible and eminently useful to gardeners.... read more
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Start Your Farm: The Authoritative Guide to Becoming a Sustainable 21st-Century Farmer
9768 by Forrest Pritchard and Ellen Polishuk, 272 pages, 6¼x8½, softcover. This is a book about how to farm. It doesn’t tell you how to transplant... read more
The Tao of Vegetable Gardening: Cultivating Tomatoes, Greens, Peas, Beans, Squash, Joy and Serenityclearance
9774 by Carol Deppe, 280 pages, 7½ x9½, softcover. Armed with her scientific expertise (PhD in biology from Harvard), her acute sense of observation... read more
Vegetable Gardening for Organic and Biodynamic Growers: Home and Market Gardenersout-of-stock, clearance
9798 by Joel Morrow, 389 pages, 7x10, softcover. Not your run-of-the-mill gardening book; herein lies the biographies of more than 70 vegetables. Yes,... read more
Vibrant Food: Celebrating the Ingredients, Recipes, and Colors of Each Seasonclearance
9801 by Kimberley Hasselbrink, 224 pages, 7x9¼, hardcover. “Once I began hunting for color, it popped up everywhere: the shocking fluorescent pink in... read more
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Wildcrafted Fermentation: Exploring, Transforming and Preserving the Wild Flavors of Your Local Terroir
9817 by Pascal Bauder, 294 pages, 7x10, paperback. Just when we thought there couldn’t be one more book of any value written on the fermentation of... read more
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You and I Eat the Same: On the Countless Ways Food and Cooking Connect Us to One Another
9831 edited by Chris Ying, 216 pages, 6½x9½, softcover. Whether you are an avid recipe hunter or an ur-foodie, you probably hunger not just flavor but... read more

Tools

World’s Best Trimmerscurrently on backorder
9027 Chikamasa B500-SLF scissors are designed to accomplish lengthy delicate trimming jobs ergonomically and efficiently.

Razor-sharp 1.38" stainless

... read more
Tool
Biodegradable Tomato Clips
8886 Easy to use and even easier to dispose of! Use these ⅞" (internal diameter) clips made of non-GMO cornstarch, to attach tomatoes (or cucumbers, or... read more
Tool
EZ-Digger™
8911 Unique plow-shaped design from Korea, where it is called Ho-Mi (little ground spear).

A 7" long, 3" wide convex blade tapering to a pointed end,

... read more
Tool
Hydroponic Shears
9028 For trimming jobs requiring delicacy and precision. Stainless steel blades extend through the rubber-coated plastic handles, making these shears... read more

Orchard Tools

Orchard Tool
World’s Best Fruit Picker
8998 We’ve been through a few different models of fruit pickers: it turns out people are picky about their pickers! We introduced this one a couple of... read more

Clothing

T-Shirts

T-Shirt
Bulbs Tee, Child’s
9421 The 2020 Bulbs catalog cover elicited delighted squeals from everyone who saw it. Who can resist those little garden gnomes (and their little... read more
T-Shirt
Cider Shirt, Crewneck
9428 Celebrate your favorite fall drink with our popular cider T-shirt, featuring John Bunker’s full-color paintings of ten of the most famous English,... read more
T-Shirt
Cider Shirt, Scoopneck
9425 Celebrate your favorite fall drink with our popular cider T-shirt, featuring John Bunker’s full-color paintings of ten of the most famous English,... read more

Compost and Potting Soil

GreenTree Growers’ Blend™out-of-stock, substitute 8365.
8363 A lighter blend of coir, sphagnum peat and organic nutrients. Recommended for small seeds, early growth and any plants that prefer high air... read more
Compost and Potting Soil
Bio365 BIOALL™
8368 A premium high-test potting soil. Formerly branded as GreenTree Ithaca Blend (some bags still labeled that way). Coir, sphagnum peat, and worm... read more
CannaLotcurrently on backorder
8369 Dan K., a faithful OGS customer with a flair for experimentation, developed this mix and was kind enough to share his formula with us. He says,... read more
Compost and Potting Soil
Coir Blocks
8380 This premium washed low-EC coconut coir is a biodegradable and environmentally sound substitute for peat moss. Compressed blocks of coconut fibers... read more
GreenTree NoFloat™clearance
8386 Coir goes tech. GreenTree combines different size grades of washed and buffered coir fibers to an exacting formula that results in a high-porosity... read more
Compost and Potting Soil
Superworm Frass
8351 (2-2-2), 16% Chitin. As if “darkling beetle” didn’t already sound like the nightmare invention of a fantasy novelist, the manufacturers of this... read more

Inoculants and Probiotics

Microbials

Microbial
Dr. Higa’s Original™ EM-1 Microbial Inoculant
8185 Microbial Inoculant Concentrated Effective Microorganisms®. Active microbial life in the soil and on plants is a better solution than synthetic... read more

Livestock Supplies

Supplements

Supplement
Fertrell® Grazier’s Choice
8473 A mix of kelp meal, feed-grade soft rock phosphate, Redmond trace mineral salt, vitamin E, selenium and diatomaceous earth to meet the needs of... read more
Supplement
Crystal Creek® 2:1 Goat Mineral
8452 For growing and lactating goats. May be mixed with feed at 125–150#/ton (use the higher amount if grain intake is low) or offered free-choice.... read more
Supplement
Crystal Creek® Sheep Mineral
8458 For fast-growing and lactating sheep. May be mixed with feed at 125–150#/ton (use the higher amount if grain intake is low) or offered... read more
Supplement
Diatomaceous Earth
8479 Perma-Guard Fossil Shell Flour® Anti-caking Agent. Fine powder of microscopic diatom shells. Use as an anti-caking agent for feed and animal... read more

Seed-Starting Supplies

Seed-Starting Supply
Children’s Grow Kit
8785 An approachable starter kit for novice growers. Includes a packet of seed for each of a dozen crops (beans, carrots, popcorn, cucumbers,... read more
Seed-Starting Supply
Fabric Pots
8808 Non-woven fabric pots provide excellent support to growing plants while allowing air to flow through the pot walls, preventing root circling and... read more
Seed-Starting Supply
Kord® Fiber Grow Garden Paks
8781 Made of recycled cardboard fiber, these handy planters breathe much like clay pots. Reusable with care—one customer says he got ten years out of... read more
Silicone Six-Pack Trayscurrently on backorder
8812 Tired of cheap plastic six-packs that fade and crack? Concerned about harmful chemicals leaching from poly containers into the root zone of your... read more

Amendments and Fertilizers

Amendments and Fertilizers
Custom Mixing
8193 If you’re tired of ineffectively mixing fertilizers or potting soil ingredients together in a wheelbarrow or tractor bucket, let us do the dirty... read more
Amendments and Fertilizers
Soil Testing & Organic Fertilizer Recommendation Service
8194 Don’t guess—test! Applying fertilizers and soil amendments without the guidance of a professional soil test is like driving downtown with your... read more

Animal-based

Animal-based
Feather Meal
8286 (Approx. 13-0-0) Provides a slow and steady release of nitrogen for 3–6 months depending on soil pH, moisture levels and biological activity. If... read more
Animal-based
Fish Hydrolysate with Kelp
8292 (2-5-0.2) All the N, P & K of fish, along with the micro-nutrients and growth hormones of kelp. Produced using waste from fish processing, not... read more
Animal-based
Shrimp Meal
8304 (A, B & C sizes 4-5-0, D size 5.7-10-0, both approximately 14% Ca) From USDA-inspected shrimp processing facilities. Cooked and dried at low... read more

Minerals

Mineral
BrixBlend Basalt
8222 (49.3% SiO2, 13.3% Al2O3, 9.2% CaO, 5.7% MgO, plus trace minerals) A paramagnetic stone powder from the Pioneer Valley of Massachusetts for... read more
Mineral
Micronutrients Liquid Mineral
8244 While trace mineral products like Azomite® can be helpful for maintaining background levels of a wide variety of elements, they don’t have the... read more
Mineral
Phosphate, Tennessee Brown Rock
8252 (0-6-0, 22% total P2O5) The consistency of rich soil. Comes from the washing piles left behind when high-grade ore was extracted to produce... read more

Plant-based

Plant-based
Ahimsa Organics® Neem Cake
8272 (6-1-3 avg) Pure full-strength neem cake—the residue of neem seed kernels after the oil has been pressed. Rich in the basic nutrients, nitrogen,... read more

Planting Mixes

Planting Mix
Ancients Rise Mix
8336 Whether they be abandoned heirlooms or wild seedlings, tucked in the woods or growing alongside an old road, apple trees live on for hundreds of... read more
Planting Mix
Fall Fruit Tree Prep Mix
8333 To prepare your land in fall or winter for spring fruit-tree planting, use this mix. Without digging a hole, spread one bag on an area 4–6' in... read more
Planting Mix
Gungnir Asparagus Mix
8310 (2-5-7) Named for the legendary dwarf-fashioned spear wielded by the Norse god Odin, our new house mix will help you grow mighty spears of... read more
Planting Mix
Tears of Joy Onion Kit
8318 All you need to grow a bountiful healthy crop of onions, whether you’re starting with onion sets or plants or growing your own seedlings.... read more
Planting Mix
True Love Rose & Ornamental Mix
8337 (2.5-6-3) Show your flowers you appreciate them by treating them to dinner now and then. This mix is formulated to feed both soil and plant to... read more
Planting Mix
Vegemighty
8309 (3-2-3) An excellent all-purpose fertilizer for those who prefer to avoid animal products. Great for flower bulbs because it won’t attract... read more

Clothing

Arm Guards

Arm Guards
9401 Slipped over your forearms and gloves, the heavy close-woven canvas protects you from the unkind cuts of rose thorns, thistle spines and other... read more

Gloves

Glove
Samson Gloves
9391 Whether you need to kill a lion with your hands alone, or dig turnips out of half-frozen mud in late October, regular garden gloves just won’t cut... read more
Glove
Vermont Gloves
9390 You can’t possibly work harder than these top-notch leather work gloves. Rugged goatskin body with a 4" cowhide cuff and double nylon stitching.... read more
Glove
Waterproof Insulated Gloves
9388 The all-around best winter chore glove: no more wet cold fingers! The flocked acrylic lining is soft and warm, and the triple-dipped PVC coating... read more

Hats

Hat
Fedco Cap
9404 Nothing says style like a Fedco cap. Classic low-profile ball caps: different from our hipster trucker hat.

Cotton with adjustable headband and

... read more
Hat
Fedco Toque with Pompom
9410 Don this cozy green and gold cap with a cheerful pompom and the bright colors of the Fedco Seeds logo, and you too can be a Fedco Elf, spreading... read more
Hat
Fedco Trucker Hat
9405 When I was in high school no one would be caught dead in these stiff high-crowned flat-brimmed hats. But now the young call the soft low-profile... read more

Pest Controls

Pest Control
Bug Baffler Headnet
9441 What is the one sure sign that spring is really here and it’s time to set out the transplants? Blackflies. Slip on this headnet and work in... read more

Farm Seed

Barley

Barley - Organiccurrently on backorder
8007 Hordeum vulgare Annual spring grain. Up to 3' high. Moderately frost-hardy. Tolerates drought and alkaline or heavy soils. Does not tolerate wet... read more

Bell Beans

Bell Beans - Organiccurrently on backorder
8010 Annual or winter annual legume. Up to 5' high. Frost-hardy. Bell beans (aka small-seeded fava beans) are like Sunn Hemp’s tough cousin—the one... read more

Buckwheat

Buckwheat, Common - Organiccurrently on backorder
8019 Fagopyrum esculentum Annual broadleaf. Up to 4' high. Frost-sensitive. Large-seeded Japanese buckwheat with short maturity will tolerate most... read more

Camelina

Camelina
Winter Camelina
8020 Camelina sativa Winter annual brassica. Up to 3' high. Very hardy: seed can germinate at soil temperatures as low as 34°, and the plants... read more

Corn

Corn
Wapsie Valley Corn - Organic
8058 Annual grass. Up to 9'. Frost-sensitive. 85 days to mature grain. Open-pollinated heirloom dent corn dating back to 1850 is two-color, producing... read more

Mixes

Mix
B&B Summer Mix
8004 Maybe “B&B” conjures images of a restful weekend with late-morning French toast on a sunny porch, or maybe you’re a devotee of the fine digestif... read more
Mix
Magic Carpet Mix
8062 You told us your dreams, and we designed this ten-way clover-heavy mix as a soil-building living mulch for use under tall-growing competitive... read more
NOFA Cover Crop Cocktail - Organicout-of-stock
8060 Complex cover crop blends are trending on the organic ag scene; so what’s all the buzz about? Just as a well-mixed cocktail balances a variety of... read more
Mix
PVO Soil-Building Seed Mix - Organic
8103 71% field peas, 15% common oats and 14% hairy vetch. A superior soil-building cover crop seed mix. For springtime planting: allow for 60–90 days... read more

Mustard

Mustard
8070 Brassica juncea or Sinapis alba Annual broadleaf. Up to 5'. Moderately frost resistant. Produces large amounts of biomass containing high levels... read more

Peas

Pea
Peas, Field - Organic
8097 Pisum sativum var. arvense Annual legume. Up to 40". Also called Forage Peas. Frost-tolerant annual legume native to the Mediterranean basin.... read more

Radish

Radish
Radish, Tillage
8105 Raphanus sativus var. niger broadleaf. Up to 14"'. Moderately frost resistant. A cover crop Daikon radish bred for improved taproot... read more
Radish, Tillage - Organicout-of-stock, substitute 8105.
8106 Raphanus sativus var. niger broadleaf. Up to 14"'. Moderately frost resistant. A cover crop Daikon radish bred for improved taproot... read more

Rye

Rye
Rye, Winter - Organic
8109 Secale cereale Winter annual grass. Up to 5'. Extremely frost hardy, adaptable and competitive. Native to Turkey and widely cultivated in central... read more

Ryegrass

Ryegrass
Ryegrass, Annual - Organic
8121 Lolium multiflorum Annual or winter annual grass. Up to 4'. Extremely frost hardy. Widely adaptable to a variety of soils and to all but the... read more

Sunn Hemp

Sunn Hemp
8133 Crotolaria juncea Annual legume. Up to 6'. Frost sensitive. This rock star cover crop builds organic matter, fixes atmospheric nitrogen, controls... read more

Wheat

Wheat
Medina Winter Wheat - Organic
8148 Triticum aestivum Winter annual grain. Up to 4'. Extremely frost hardy. Soft white winter wheat suitable for feed or pastry our. Remember “Funky... read more
Red Fife Spring Wheat - Organiccurrently on backorder
8145 Triticum aestivum Hard red heritage spring wheat developed in the 1840s by David Fife at his Peterborough Farm in Upper Canada, now Ontario. The... read more

Inoculants and Probiotics

Probiotics

BioNutrients™ Soluble AGout-of-stock, supplier stopped making
8192 (8-1-9) Provides a quick boost of plant nutrients (derived from fish and fermented plant extracts) fortified by humic acid and kelp extract plus... read more
Probiotic
Humic Acids SP
8167 A dry soluble powder with humic acid concentration of 85%. Derived from the mineral leonardite.

Humic acids are the wild-card molecules of soil

... read more

Irrigation

Irrigation
Purple Punch
9193 At Columbia University in the mid-’60s the frats served a nasty potion of grain alcohol and grape juice, nicknamed the Purple Jesus for its color... read more
Irrigation
Wire Holddowns
9212 Anchor your drip irrigation system. Galvanized staples won’t rust. Bundle of 20. read more

Kits

Kit
Orchard Crop Irrigation Starter Kit
9104 So you’ve planted (or are about to plant) a carefully spaced and fertilized new orchard. Make sure the plants get the water they need! Most fruit... read more

Mainline & Couplings

Mainline & Coupling
Smart Loc Beginning Cap
9131 Screws into a Smart Loc Beginning after it’s removed from the spigot. Caps the line, keeping bugs and dirt out. read more
Mainline & Coupling
Smart Loc Elbow
9149 Mainline beginning for use in tight situations where there isn’t room for a straight fitting. read more

Livestock Supplies

Boot Coversout-of-stock, clearance
8602 Disposable boot covers are a simple, convenient and vital step to protect your livestock against harmful pathogens. Wear boot covers when visiting... read more

Feeding & Watering

Nipple Watererout-of-stock, Clearance
8587 Trying to water hogs in an open trough or bowl is an exercise in futility, as the hogs will think you put that water there to entertain them, not... read more

Parasite Control

Strong Animals Regano® Liquidcurrently on backorder
8542 A formulation of oregano oil for control of internal parasites, especially coccidia. A small-scale SARE-funded study, conducted by MOFGA’s organic... read more

Mulches

Hemp Tree Squarescurrently on backorder
8405 The magical medicine plant strikes again! These hemp-fiber squares block weeds and preserve moisture around the base of your young trees, giving... read more

Plant Protection and Pest Control

Plant Protection and Pest Control
MoleMax® Mole & Vole Repellent
8726 10% castor oil in a base of fuller’s earth. Whether you have moles tunneling in your lawn, groundhogs eating their way through your vegetable... read more

Fungicides

Actinovate® Biological Fungicideout-of-stock, supplier ceased, no replacement
8702 Supplies beneficial bacteria Streptomyces lydicus, which will colonize the roots or foliage of plants and provide protection against disease and... read more
Micronized Sulfurcurrently on backorder
8684 Used to control scab, powdery mildew and leafspot. Sulfur is not water soluble; the smaller the particle the better it stays in suspension. These... read more
Fungicide
Regalia® Biofungicide
8693 Put invasive plants to good use! Regalia’s active ingredient is extract of giant knotweed, an aggressive plant invader in many countries around... read more

Insecticides

Insecticide
Concern® Diatomaceous Earth Crawling Insect Killer
8719 Prehistoric crustacean powder! The microscopic sharp edges cut into insects’ bodies and cause death by dehydration. Insects cannot develop... read more
Insecticide
Entrust™
8759 Spinosad is a mixture of spinosyn A and D metabolites produced during fermentation by Saccharopolyspora spinosa, an actinomycete (fungus-like)... read more
Insecticide
Garlic Barrier®
8729 Garlic juice concentrate—just mix with water or oil and spray to repel insects such as ants, aphids, grasshoppers, spiders, spider mites, thrips... read more
Ladybug Attractantclearance
8734 Let Mother Nature do your dirty work! Instead of reaching for pesticides every season, use this pheromone lure to attract ladybugs and other... read more
Monterey Bug Buster-Ocurrently on backorder
8768 When the squash plants are eaten halfway to the ground or you can’t see the rose bushes under the layer of Japanese beetles, it’s time to reach... read more
Insecticide
NovaSource Surround® WP Crop Protectant
8720 This crop protectant is 95% kaolin clay, but this ain’t pottery-grade kaolin. A patented process of centrifuging and filtering delivers a critical... read more
Insecticide
Safer® Insecticidal Soap Commercial Concentrate
8738 Biodegradable contact insecticide effectively controls mites, aphids, earwigs, lace bugs, leafhoppers, mealybugs, scale, spider mites, thrips,... read more

Orchard and Garden Health

Orchard and Garden Health
Ahimsa Organics® Karanja Oil
8663 Eastern tradition and Western utilitarianism meet again! Enlightened growers of veggies, fruits and medical ganja value karanja oil for its... read more
Orchard and Garden Health
Ahimsa Organics® Neem Oil
8660 Promotes the health and vitality of trees and plants. Neem has long been recognized for its antifungal, antibacterial and antiparasitic... read more

Orchard and Garden Pest Patrol

Ammonium Bait Enhancerclearance
8651 Hang with yellow sticky strips to lure maggot flies, insects of the Rhagoletis genus. Lure has a 1–2 week field-life. Nat’l List read more
Orchard and Garden Pest Patrol
Apple Maggot Lure
8633 Apple essence lure for use with red ball traps. Works up to 12 weeks to attract apple maggot flies. Nat’l List

Hang the red ball traps in the

... read more
Orchard and Garden Pest Patrol
Bird-Scaring Balloon
8615 Successfully tested against some of Maine’s toughest crows! Multi-colored strips around a menacing metallic eye.

According to Cherokee artist Kade

... read more
Birdscare Flash Tape®currently on backorder
8618 Silver and red metallized 7/16"x290' plastic tape is a cost-effective method to protect crops against bird damage. Suspend tape in a loose spiral... read more

Seed-Starting Supplies

CowPots

CowPots™ Six-Packcurrently on backorder
8799 Six-packs of 3" squares, 3" tall. Made in the U.S. entirely from cow manure. Roots can grow right through the walls of the pot, and additional... read more

Supplies

Bags

Bag
Cloth Produce Bags
9340 Instead of smothering your produce in wasteful single-use bags, use these lightweight and breathable unbleached cotton gauze bags. Also good for... read more

Boxes

Box
Sun Sugar Boxes
9353 An environmentally friendly alternative to plastic clamshells (which are difficult even to recycle any more, now that China is understandably... read more

Labels & Markers

Elegant Garden Markerscurrently on backorder
9300 If you think the Garden Snark Tags are tasteless, try these uber-classy laser-cut birchwood markers instead.

Each tag is engraved with a crop’s

... read more
Labels & Markers
Field Stakes
9298 You won’t lose these variety markers in the undergrowth. Longer and thicker than the garden stakes, these untreated field markers are easy to spot... read more
Labels & Markers
Garden Snark Tags
9299 For the gardener who has an off-kilter sense of humor and is resigned to fate, we offer this set of 16 amusing plant labels with tongue-in-cheek... read more
Vinyl Plant Tagsout-of-stock, check back later
9301 John Bunker says vinyl siding works so well as an outdoor label that “we should remove it from all the houses in the world and make it all into... read more

Tools

Felco

Felco
Felco® #6 Pruners
9007 Designed for a smaller hand, otherwise just like the heavy-duty Felco #8 pruners. Customer Anne Greensfelder, an occupational therapist... read more
Felco
Felco® #611 Straight Pruning Saw
9038 Larger pruning saw with durable ergonomic non-slip plastic handle. 13" blade features a patented Japanese design, thicker at the bottom and... read more
Felco
Felco® #7 or #10 Pruners
9010 The handle in the fingers rotates to allow the fingers to move naturally, reducing the fatigue and blistering brought on by a hard day’s pruning.... read more

Grafting

Grafting
Grafting Kits
8971 The basics you’ll need to graft fruit trees (or any woody plants that can be propagated by grafting). Includes one grafting knife with... read more

Knives

Knives
Asparagus Knife
8896 1½x7" blade, 15" handle with a pistol grip. A wicked-looking tool, but perfect for harvesting asparagus. Stick the knife into the soil against the... read more
Knives
Weeding Knife or Hori-Hori
8908 Someone using heavy equipment could bend this digging tool, but no amount of prying in the garden will. Thick concave steel blade with beveled... read more

Sharpeners

Sharpener
Felco® Sharpener
9061 Composite steel blade with two precision edges hones and imparts the correct cutting angle in the same stroke. Hold sharpener at a 30–50° angle to... read more
Sharpener
Sharpeners for Dummies
9064 Those with a knack for sharpening tools consider it an art and a science, and you couldn’t pry the good old-fashioned sharpening stone from their... read more

Silky

Silky Hayauchi Pole Sawcurrently on backorder
9049 Hayauchi is Japanese for ‘fast beating’—as in drumming or typing. It also makes for fast sawing, especially in taller trees like pears or cherries... read more

Smart Cart

Smart Cart
9276 The best garden cart on the market today, in our opinion. Weighs only 35 lbs and has a central balance point so that even when fully loaded it is... read more

Sprayers

Angelo 16 Lt Pressure Sprayerclearance
9225 The Angelo was our last-ditch attempt at offering a backpack sprayer for under $100, before we decided that value trumped thrift and switched to... read more
Sprayer
SOLO® 420 2-L Hand Sprayer
9223 Reliable Solo quality for the home gardener, or for use in the greenhouse or grow room. Polyethylene tank has a 2-liter capacity. Piston pump with... read more
Sprayer
SOLO® Backpack Sprayer
9231 Our efforts to carry a backpack sprayer that retails for under $100 brought us nothing but grief in the form of quality complaints. So we sought... read more

Two Bad Cats

Wire Weederscurrently on backorder
8893 Like a stirrup hoe, these weeders in both hand and long-handled models make quick work of small weeds, slicing the stem from the root just below... read more