Looking back at SEED CONNECTIONS 2012

Last weekend was a watershed moment in the Eastern Canadian organic seedscape. A hundred or so seed growers, seed savers, farmers, gardeners, seed, seed sellers, seed buyers, academics, students, NGOs, and some folks who’d never even gardened met at Seed Connections 2012 in Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue. Frank Morton (from Wild Garden Seeds in Philomath, Oregon) opened the event … More Looking back at SEED CONNECTIONS 2012

Seed Connections: the 2012 ECOSGN Seed Symposium

November 9-11, 2012; Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, Quebec SEED CONNECTIONS is the first major seed growing conference in Eastern Canada. Seed savers, farmers, gardeners, market growers and all kind of seedy people will be able to get together to  learn and talk about seed, and bring the Canadian organic seed movement further. Don’t miss the connection! This fully … More Seed Connections: the 2012 ECOSGN Seed Symposium

My trip to the OSA Organic Seed Growers Conference

On Jan 19-21, 2012, I attended the 6th Organic Seed Growers Conference in organized by the Organic Seed Alliance (OSA). The event started off with a one-day tour of the Skagit Vally seed region and then two days of conferences in Port Towsnend, WA. If you missed the event, you can download the conference proceedings … More My trip to the OSA Organic Seed Growers Conference