Bay Area Seed Interchange Library (BASIL) 13th Annual Seed Swap
Friday, March 30, 2012
Potluck supper, hoe down music, home-grown garden seeds, and the company of fantastic local gardeners! Come learn about seed saving classes and the Library. BASIL is a project of the Ecology Center.
7pm – 9pm. Ecology Center, 2530 San Pablo Ave, near Dwight Way, Berkeley
Cost: food and seeds to share or $10 donation.
Basic Seed Saving Workshop
April 1, 1-3 pm, at Permaculture Institute of the East Bay
Resister to RSVP and be given the location.
Co-taught by the Bay Area Seed Interchange Library (BASIL) and Agrariana
This is the kickoff event for our Curate a Crop campaign for the 2012 growing season, a series of workshops and community events to teach you everything you need to know to be a proficient backyard seed grower to share seeds with friends, neighbors, and local seed libraries.
This hands on workshop will cover basic seed saving, botanical terms, plant sex, garden planning & seed processing. We will focus on beans, lettuce, peppers, & tomatoes.
Participants who wish to grow seed for their local seed library will receive plants or seeds of locally adapted, open pollinated vegetables.
Sliding scale $5-30, no one turned away, please RSVP
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