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Old 09-08-2013, 11:34 PM
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Great idea to reuse marked ziploc baggies


Great idea for all you seed traders~

You know all those little ziplock plastic baggies of seed you get in trade that someone wrote the seed name on with a marker.

What can you do with them cept toss em, but I bet you would like to reuse them and save some money on buying more~

Well with just alittle bit of alcohol on a cotton ball, all that marker comes right off and the little baggie is all clean and ready to use again for your seeds!

I had a whole bunch I had saved and now they are all cleaned up for this years trading!
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Old 09-08-2013, 11:44 PM
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Hehehe, not easier to just stick a label on them? I sometimes do that
Unfortunately I am not good at collecting these... I put them on tables, desks, cupboards and so on and sometimes when I clean up, I throw them away...
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Old 09-09-2013, 04:24 PM
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good idea! I've been throwing the away!
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Old 09-09-2013, 07:48 PM
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Yea I usually do the labels either inside the pack or sticky labels. My handwriting is so terrible it's just easier to type out as many as I need on the computer and print them out.

But I always get so many that have the markers, now I have a whole bunch I can reuse!
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Old 09-10-2013, 06:22 AM
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Good idea! I type up a key with numbers and then just put numbers on the bag. The next person can just type up a key as well!
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Old 09-10-2013, 09:07 PM
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That's yet another good idea!! Thanks for sharinig
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Old 09-11-2013, 05:25 PM
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I agree - that is a great way to save baggies for reuse. Thanks
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Old 09-11-2013, 08:56 PM
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Anything to save me from going to the stores!!
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Old 09-14-2013, 12:22 AM
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Thank you for telling us this great recycling trick I will do this now
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Old 09-14-2013, 12:48 PM
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You are welcome!
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Old 06-13-2014, 10:46 PM
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I re-use the zippy bags for germinating seeds.
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