Please come and join us for a screening of the newly released film “Seed, the Untold Story”. We thought it the perfect movie to share with fellow seed savers!
We’re hosting a one-off screening, on Wednesday 9th August, at 6:30pm, at the Sustainable Activity Centre, on the Lincoln Causeway, Wodonga.
About the film:
Few things on Earth are as miraculous and vital as seeds. Worshipped and treasured since the dawn of humankind. In the last century, 94% of our seed varieties have disappeared. Continue reading
By Lou Bull
Please, we would love more peas …
Photo by Simon Dallinger
Coming across this photo again was a lovely surprise. Taken just over 7 years ago the faces in of our seed saving committee were a little bit different with a couple of familiar ones as well.
I found it while I was looking for some photos of pea flowers to encourage everyone to save some seeds when their peas take on a little spring fling. Continue reading
Memberships now due.
Would you believe it’s membership renewal time again, already? *Except for those who joined or renewed membership in the last three months!
As you know, Seed Savers Albury-Wodonga Inc is a not-for-profit incorporated association. It’s run by, and for, our members. Membership fees help us to ensure we have appropriate insurance for our activities, as well as provide some shared equipment and resources, including the website. If you would like to read more about the benefits of being a SSAW member, please see here. Continue reading
By Jane Barlow
Notes from our event on Thursday 8th June 2017.
The wonderful workers got onto sorting, repackaging, labelling and reboxing to further organise our seed collection. Seedlings were also brought along and swapped, and we shared supper between getting on with the jobs at hand. Lots of good advice, tales and laughter. Continue reading
See you there?
Our annual ‘stocktake’ of our shared seed collection is a great chance to find out more about what we have and how to care for your own saved seed at home!
When: 6:30pm, Thursday 8th June, 2017
Where: Sustainable Activity Centre, Lincoln Causeway, Wodonga Continue reading
what’s your fav?
We asked you to nominate your favourite local nursery; seed supplier; and gardening website. And here are the responses!
By Anna Sullivan
Seed Savers favourites session
At the May gathering, seed savers members brought along their favourite gardening “things” to share with the group. There were lots of great ideas and suggestions, I’ve listed a few below. Continue reading