ZipHarvest.com Launches Innovative Online Tools for Home Gardeners
Getting started growing fruits and vegetables at home has never been easier
The site includes information about a wide variety of crops and gardening techniques, a marketplace where growers can find local service providers to help with establishing or maintaining their gardens, and interactive community features that let gardeners exchange ideas and share successes.
“Our mission is to make home growing simple and more productive,” states founder and CEO
“As consumers become increasingly aware of issues surrounding food safety, food cost, carbon reduction and sustainability, many are discovering home gardening as a fulfilling way to have a positive impact on their families and their communities,” says
“ZipHarvest brings the freshness of a farmers’ market right to your backyard,” says
ZipHarvest.com has partnered with the premier seed company Johnny’s Selected Seeds. Johnny’s offers the most respected seed product in the industry and the best assortment of varieties. Johnny’s Selected Seeds is an employee-owned company based in
“Johnny’s Selected Seeds’ mission is helping families and communities to feed one another,” said
About the Garden Designer(TM)
This unique interactive online garden design tool enables users to select crops from a detailed crop library and lay out their gardens directly on the Web. Garden Designer automatically sizes crop beds, accounting for details such as required plant spacing. Plant and seed packet quantities, estimated yield, retail value, overall garden cost and many other values are calculated in real time. This advanced tool makes designing the perfect garden a breeze, and once done it’s easy to purchase a kit containing all the seed packets needed for the customized garden.
Founded in 2007 with a simple idea; make growing highly productive home gardens simple and fun. ZipHarvest.com includes a host of unique and patent-pending features that bring together the science, technology, and art of growing produce in a single place.