Monday, February 23, 2015

West County Community Seed Exchange Monthly Gathering!
Saturday February 28th   
St Stephen’s Church   500 Robinson Road, Sebastopol

                 9:00 - 10:30 – Join the work party in the Seed Garden

                          9:00 - 11:00 – Seed Library OPEN- drop in anytime between these hours to check out the hundreds of varieties of  locally grown seeds!

                         11:00-12:00 Free Workshop-Introduction to SEED SAVING

Learn about:
               Seed families
               Easiest seeds to save
               Pollination, population size and isolation
               Wet and dry seed processing methods
               Simple seed storage methods

Taught by: Electra de Peyster- Sonoma County Master Gardener with specialization in seed saving and food gardening.
Electra has been teaching seed saving since 2005 and has volunteered at West County Community Seed Exchange since 2009.
She is the founder of SeedStewards, a project that provides seed saving information and promotes seed conservation and the importance of maintaining genetic biodiversity.

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