Keeping Food Real — Save Your Own Seeds, Grow Better Crops

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - Saturday, August 19, 2017
Elk Valley Branch
Fernie Community EcoGarden

In this 3-hour workshop you will learn how to select, harvest and store seeds from locally grown plants, and why it is so beneficial to do so. Participate in collecting, cleaning and packaging seeds and have all your seed saving questions answered. Wear weather-appropriate clothing/footwear, and bring a lunch. Participants will leave with a variety of locally-grown seeds and a reference resource workbook.

Instructors: Dawn Deydey, Mary Cosman and Gaëtane Carignan
Prerequisite: None
Cost: $19 / When: Saturday, August 19 from 10am-1pm

Register online, by phone or in person with College of the Rockies.
Online: College of the Rockies
By Phone: 250 423 4691
In person: COTR Fernie Campus (342 3 Ave, Fernie, BC V0B 1M0)

In the spirit of making this valuable information about growing your own food as widely accessible as possible, Wildsight is able to offer bursaries upon request. Please call COTR to inquire.