The USF Seed Library is a joint project of the USF Urban Agriculture Program and Gleeson Library | Geschke Center. All USF students, faculty and staff are welcome to use the seed library. It is located on the first floor of Gleeson Library, just beyond Thacher Gallery.
Urban Farmer helpful planting tips for veggies, herbs, and flowers
How to Collect, Process, and Store Seeds seed saving instructions for common plant varieties (from the Center for Food Safety's Global Seed Network)
Seed Saving Resources seed growing and saving instructions for common plant varieties (from the Seed Savers Exchange)
Guide to Seed Saving cross-pollination risk and seed saving tips, courtesy of Sow True Seeds
Seed Viability handy chart from Clear Creek Seeds for estimating how long seeds remain viable
Many thanks to Sloat Gardening Center, Berkeley Bowl West, and Hudson Valley Seed Company for their generous contribution of seeds to our seed library! Thanks also to the many USF students that have helped keep the seed library running and contributed their creativity.