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February, 2015  // Posts published in February, 2015

20 Feb Posted by in Seedy Saturday, Speakers | Comments

Of Mushroom Lore and Bonsai

Of Mushroom Lore and Bonsai

Quite right, observant reader. These two things have very little in common. Except that each is the topic of a talk at this year’s Seedy Saturday. Because we like to provide a little something for everyone, whatever their gardening interests might be. So, if fun facts about fungi are your thing, come hear Scott Henderson, […]

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19 Feb Posted by in Seedy Saturday, Speakers | Comments

Like To Know What Your Neighbours Are Up To?

Like To Know What Your Neighbours Are Up To?

Then you’ll love this special double-length Seedy Saturday session on the latest and greatest local ideas for growing more food in the city. Sponsored by CR-FAIR and chaired by Linda Geggie, panelists will tell the stories of innovative local projects, happening right now, and how they can be encouraged to spread across the region. Chris […]

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18 Feb Posted by in Seedy Saturday, Speakers | Comments

A Garden Both Charming and Helpful

A Garden Both Charming and Helpful

Not a bad combination, really. If you’d like your garden to cover both these bases, Seedy Saturday has a couple of talks for you. At 10:15, Lynda Dowling of Happy Valley Herb and Lavender Farm will speak on Beyond Parsley, Sage, Rosemary, and Thyme. She’ll tell us how to grow a whole array of culinary […]

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18 Feb Posted by in Seedy Saturday, Speakers | Comments

Thought for Food

Thought for Food

Do you garden mainly to grow your own food? Then this year’s Seedy Saturday has a couple of talks that may be right up your raised bed. At 10:15, Linda Gilkeson wants to know if, when you find a problem with one of your crops, you really know what that problem is. How can you […]

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15 Feb Posted by in Seedy Saturday, Speakers | Comments

Get Sex Advice at Seedy Saturday!

Get Sex Advice at Seedy Saturday!

Don’t get too excited – we only give sex advice for plants.  And the best tip we’ve got is to make sure that your garden is filled with pollinators. With that in mind, we’ve got two speakers lined up to talk about bringing the birds and the bees (and other pollinators) into your garden. At […]

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