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Irish Seed Savers Association

Irish Seed Savers Association was founded by Anita Hayes in 1991 The work was initially done on a small farm in Co Carlow before moving to Capparoe Scarriff Co Clare in 1996 ISSA now have an eight hectare site in Co Clare with purpose built facilities We have a seed bank containing in excess of 600 rare and endangered vegetable varieties

Seed Library • Olson Memorial Library

The Olson Memorial (OM) Seed Library launched in April 2015 with the help of our community Master Gardener members and the Seed Savers Alliance of Northern Wisconsin Our Seed Library was the first lending seed library located in Vilas County! To join the OM Seed

Seed Saving Resources

SEED SAVING GUIDE The Organic Seed Alliance have developed a comprehensive guide to seed saving which outlines the basic knowledge needed for seed production relevant to farmers and home gardeners alike Click here to download the pdf BOOKS For more in-depth guidance and information on seed saving there are many books available As two of the most comprehensive books on

NAFSA::Native American Food Sovereignty Alliance

Aug 19 2020NAFSA was an idea which incubated during a Taos County Economic Development Corporation grant from Oxfam America in 2005 Through this grant the funder was interested in bringing together grassroots Native food activists over an extended period of time to see a greater impact on Native food systems

About Us – Great American Seed Up

Inspiring Seed Savers Everywhere Bill is Executive Director of Rocky Mountain Seed Alliance Ketchum Idaho He got his start in the bio-regional seed movement while in college in 1979 when he helped start Garden City Seeds In 1984 Bill started Seeds Trust/High Altitude Gardens a mail-order seed company he ran successfully until it sold in

Heirloom Organic Garden Seeds

Heirloom Organic Seed Seed Saving Supplies Books More from Seed Savers Exchange Choose from hundreds of rare heirloom and open-pollinated vegetable herb and flower seeds Get off to a quick start by selecting transplants potatoes and seed garlic And don't forget to check out the gift shop to find books clothing and seed saving supplies All sales provide support for our nonprofit

The Seed Garden: The Art and Practice of Seed Saving

In this comprehensive book Seed Savers Exchange one of the foremost American authorities on the subject and the Organic Seed Alliance bring together decades of knowledge to demystify the time-honored tradition of saving the seed of more than seventy-five coveted vegetable and herb crops―from heirloom tomatoes and long-favored varieties of

Pea Bean Family

Seed Savers Alliance: Supporting Northern Wisconsin in sowing seeds of success Home About Contact Seed Library Locations Start a Seed Library Helpful Resources For Current Seed Libraries Pea Bean Family Leguminosae The Pea Bean Family is comprised of annual plants and all members have perfect flowers

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Mar 08 2017Posts about seed savers written by Steven McFadden ~ Emigdio Balln Tesuque Pueblo Farm My notes from the impressive Mountain West Seed Summit in Santa Fe New Mexico over March 3-4 2017 – a gathering of seed savers and people representing seed hubs and seed companies: Belle Starr co-founder of the hosting organization the Rocky Mountain Seed Alliance

QA: John Torgrimson of Seed Savers Exchange

Seed Savers Exchange has a new book called The Seed Garden – the Art and Practice of Seed Saving which is a collaboration with Organic Seed Alliance The book covers how to save seeds from about 70 different crop types from simple to complex

Key Program Areas

The Seed Sovereignty Assessment reviews the functions of seed systems in communities through both formal and informal usages It assesses both availability and access to seeds of adequate quality This approach promotes strategic thinking about the relief recovery development as well as culturally appropriate and traditional uses of seeds

Danielle Nierenberg

The Food Chain Workers Alliance is a coalition of workers in many sectors of the food chain including agriculture processing selling and serving Sherry Manning is the Founder and Executive Director of the Global Seed Savers (GSS) Danielle Nierenberg 53 views August 27 32:27 Riana Lynn is a leader in food innovation technology

The Seed Garden Wins American Horticultural Society Book

Mar 25 2016The Seed Garden a collaboration between Seed Savers Exchange (SSE) and Organic Seed Alliance was five years in the making and details the seed saving practices for more than 70 crop types The book which was written with the backyard gardener in mind was authoredby Micaela Colley and Jared Zystro and edited by Shanyn Siegel and Lee Buttala

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Global Seed Savers is an educational and advocacy international non-profit organization supporting smallholder farmers in creating local food sovereignty and fostering a healthy environment through technical training and the establishment of community-owned and operated seed libraries

Rocky Mountain Seed Alliance Reviews and Ratings

Rmsa locates surveys links and educates existing seed savers seed stewards seed producers seed distributors seed educators and supportive organizations in order to connect communities in the rocky mountain west with local seeds for a sustainable food system In 2017 rmsa traveled throughout the u S

Amazon: Seed Savers: Keeper (Volume 4) (9781943345021

Nov 07 2015Seed Savers: Keeper (Volume 4) Paperback – November 7 2015 by S Smith a Second Language) teacher Ms Smith has enjoyed teaching students from around the world Smith is a member ALLi (The Alliance of Independent Authors) and saves seeds for her local seed bank She gardens and writes at her home in the beautiful and green Pacific

Seed Savers Alliance unites with City Farm Oct 22

Oct 23 2013Melanie Lasaste founder of Davis Seed Savers Alliance will be speaking Oct 22 at City Farm behind Lillard Hall about how to establish a seed library and a seed garden A seed library is a storehouse where seeds are held and members of the library are able to borrow seeds for their garden

Irish Seed Savers Association

Irish Seed Savers is a nonprofit charity (CHY 13989) supporting the conservation of Ireland's unique environmental heritage preserving and distributing heirloom vegetable seeds potatoes grains and Irish heritage apple trees We provide information and educate the

Organic Seed Alliance is Growing

Jan 09 2008As a fire swept through the offices of Abundant Life Seed Foundation when Aldrich's Market burned in August 2003 many gardeners farmers and seed savers around the country felt the loss of the nonprofit's collection of rare endangered and heirloom seeds In the weeks that followed the fire a new organization Organic Seed Alliance (OSA) arose with a new strategy in seed stewardship

The Seed Garden: The Art and Practice of Seed Saving

In this comprehensive book Seed Savers Exchange one of the foremost American authorities on the subject and the Organic Seed Alliance bring together decades of knowledge to demystify the time-honored tradition of saving the seed of more than seventy-five coveted vegetable and herb crops―from heirloom tomatoes and long-favored varieties of

The Art Practice of Seed Saving

Seed Savers Exchange and the Organic Seed Alliance bring together decades of knowledge to demystify the time honored tradition of saving seeds using lush photographs clear instructions and easy-to-comprehend profiles on specific crop types Reviews (0) No Reviews yet Back

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The Seed Garden: The Art and Practice of Seed Saving This wonderful book was a partnership between The Organic Seed Alliance and Seed Savers Exchange It's a great companion to Seed to Seed It focuses more on main vegetable varieties with helpful guidelines for both farmers and home gardeners It also features new seed saving research

About Us – Great American Seed Up

Inspiring Seed Savers Everywhere Bill is Executive Director of Rocky Mountain Seed Alliance Ketchum Idaho He got his start in the bio-regional seed movement while in college in 1979 when he helped start Garden City Seeds In 1984 Bill started Seeds Trust/High Altitude Gardens a mail-order seed company he ran successfully until it sold in

Seed School Details

Rocky Mountain Seed Alliance We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening seed and food security in our region Our mission is to assure a diverse and abundant supply of locally grown seeds for the Rocky Mountain West through networking education and helping establish community-based models of seed stewardship

Ira Wallace: Writer Seed Saver Educator

The Southern Foodways Alliance documents studies and celebrates the diverse food cultures of the changing American South Ira Wallace is a seed saver an educator and the essential intellectual and physical energy behind Southern Exposure Seed Exchange—one of the country's best Ira Wallace is a seed saver an educator and the essential

Seed Savers Alliance unites with City Farm Oct 22

Oct 23 2013Melanie Lasaste founder of Davis Seed Savers Alliance will be speaking Oct 22 at City Farm behind Lillard Hall about how to establish a seed library and a seed garden A seed library is a storehouse where seeds are held and members of the library are able to borrow seeds for their garden

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Seed Savers Exchange was founded in Missouri in 1975 by Diane Ott Whealy and Kent Whealy Diane's grandfather entrusted to them the seeds of two garden plants 'Grandpa Ott's' morning glory and 'German Pink' tomato These seeds brought by Grandpa Ott's parents from Bavaria when they immigrated to Iowa in 1884 became the first two varieties in the collection