Tomato Extravaganza Recap

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Members brought their favourite tomatoes – we checked them out, tasted them, and some even went home for seed saving still in the fruit!

Our February gathering was a tomato-themed triumph with more than 35 attendees sharing their experiences, tips and questions. Big thanks to Karral Miller for her work to prepare and facilitate the session and to all who joined in.

Karral has also generously summarized the discussions so you can refer back to (or catch up on) the content, including tomato varieties, growing advice, pests and diseases, saving seed, dealing with the glut (yes, that includes recipes!) and even links for further reading.
You might like to grab yourself a cuppa and settle in for a little reading session. Continue reading

Tomato Extravaganza – 25th Feb

Photo huge pile of tomatoes

La Tomatina, Spain. Photo source: allevents.in

The first Seed Savers Albury-Wodonga gathering for 2016 is a seed cleaning session and discussion of all things tomato – tomato seed saving, tomato growing experiences, best varieties, and what to do with the glut!

Bring samples of your tomatoes and recipes to share.

We’ll have the seed bank in action so bring your other summer seeds to clean too or use the opportunity to take home some seeds for the coming seasons. Continue reading