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Hi all,


This is a good chance for VV seed savers to meet one another, and a really good op to increase your seed saving knowledge.


Hope to see you there!


Cheers,

Ross


Village Vancouver & Farm Folk City Folk present a 


Seed Saving in the City Workshop

Saturday October 30th 10:00am-1pm

Strathcona Community Centre
601 Keefer St in Vancouver

Don't miss this rare Vancouver chance to learn about Seed Saving from four  top BC seedswomen.

Facilitated by Maria Hunter, Dragonfly Seeds; Mojave Kaplan, Planting Seeds Project; Robin Wheeler, Edible Landscapes and Susan Davidson, BC Seeds www.bcseeds.org

We will be discussing seed saving basics, the politics of seeds, how to build seed collectives and learn to select for good traits. We’ll learn about isolation distances, small business creation, hear stories and work together to create the base for a local seed chapter.

Suggested donation: $30. Subsidies available; no one turned away for lack of funds. Limited to 25 participants.

To register: Strathcona Community Centre 604.713.1838 (CRN 45504.401)

For further information: Ross Moster "rmoster@flash.net", Village Vancouver (www.villagevancouver.ca), or Strathcona Community Centre (www.strathconacc.com Fall Program Guide pages 6 and 7). Please visit Farm Folk City Folk at www.ffcf.bc.ca.

To join Village Vancouver Seed Savers:
http://villagevancouver.ning.com/group/vvfoodgroupseedsavers.

Part of  Cultivating Food, Cultivating Community Fall series organized by VV and Strathcona Community Centre





 

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