[Market-farming] Re: Revolution Seeds
martyk at allspecies.org
Fri Dec 24 10:12:36 EST 2004
Wow! Thanks. I like candor.
> From: Alliums <garlicgrower at earthlink.net>
> Reply-To: Market Farming <market-farming at lists.ibiblio.org>
> Date: Fri, 24 Dec 2004 09:41:44 -0500
> To: Market Farming <market-farming at lists.ibiblio.org>
> Subject: [Market-farming] Re: Revolution Seeds
> Marty wrote:
>> I recently received this on another list. Hope it's helpful.
> I could not be more unimpressed with Revolution Seeds. (This is my Bah!
> Humbug! post for Christmas! ;-D) The naivete of the proprietor, the
> *UNBELIEVABLY* high prices for the garlic offered, the promises of amazing
> squash seed that somehow never make it into his catalog just make the
> entire catalog a wonder not to behold. His parents belong to Seed Savers
> Exchange and bankroll his "catalog" to all the Listed Members in the past
> year's Yearbook. I don't know any colleagues who take him seriously.
> With all the really good small heirloom seed companies out there, I can't
> see ANY reason to support this yahoo who thinks that seed growing will give
> him a cushy life so that his wife can quit her job and raise his children
> and prices his "product" with that end, rather than the needs of his
> customers or the actual value of seeds/garlic in the marketplace.
> Do NOT buy garlic stock from this man. He is
> SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO ripping you off!
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