Harvesting heirloom tomato seeds
Wash your heirloom tomatoes, then cut it in half across the middle (not the stem end). Gently squeeze tomato seeds and juice into a labeled glass or plastic container.
Fill containers about half full, then set them out of direct sun in an area where you won't be bothered by the ripening odor or fruit flies.
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