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Seedy penpals

Monday, May 13th, 2013

Seedy Penpals is also a great way to

Meet and make new friends who share your interest in gardening
Find new blogs you may like
Share your experience of different plants and how to grow & care for them
Increase your knowledge about how to grow & care for plants
Save & share your favourite varieties
Protect plant biodiversity
Conserve and promote heritage varieties of plants
Make sure your surplus seeds are not wasted

Bristol Seed Swap 2013

Friday, March 15th, 2013

Bristol Seed Swap 2013

Saturday 16th March 12-4pm
at Avon Wildlife Trust, Feed Bristol, Stapleton (Frenchay Park Rd/ Stoke Lane BS16 1HB)

Seeds to swap! Unusual varieties, locally saved seed… Bring yours to swap if you have some.

Far more than seeds! Live music , talks by Patrick Whitefield and “Why and How to Save your own Seed” by Mike Feingold, kids’ activities, homemade soup, tea and cake served from midday

Come and see the new Feed Bristol project and find out what activities they will be running in 2013.
Supporting the Big Dig

Nottingham and Derby Seed Circle

Monday, February 25th, 2013

The second meeting of the Nottingham and Derby Seed Circle

Our second meeting has been booked.

We will meet again at the gardens, on the 16th of March, at 11am until 1pm.

They will be delivering a training session on saving seeds; annuals and biennials, isolation, hand pollination, harvesting, storage and sharing.

Free to attend.

Seed Swap in Oxford

Monday, February 25th, 2013

Annual Oxford Seed Swap 2013: at Barracks Lane Community Garden, 16th March, 11am-5pm

more info on this seed swap