"President George Washington did it. Jefferson did it. So did Ben Franklin.
"All three historic figures were plant seed swappers, according to Barbara Melera, co-owner of a 350-year-old seed house.
"On Saturday, people in the greater capital area will continue the tradition at the Washington Seed Exchange, held at the Takoma Park-Silver Spring campus of Montgomery College...."
To read the rest, pick up the Washington Examiner and flip to page 3 or view the article online here. For most details on the Seed Exchange itself, see yesterday's blog post.