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Saskatoon Seed Library Harvest Party & Potluck

We hope you can drop by this Sat. Sept. 15 between 5-7pm at the Garden Patch (900 block 3rd Ave/Duchess St.) for harvest snacks, a seed saving workshop, and a chance to process seeds to share with others. Thanks to the fabulous Food Bank staff and our volunteers, we...

Tomato Seed Saving Tomorrow!

They are red, ripe and delicious- come learn how to save seeds and take home some tasty tomatoes to eat too.   Join us at the Garden Patch, (900 Block of 3 Avenue North) at 7pm  to pick 3 heritage varieties, which we’ll share with others next year through the magic of...

Scarlet Runner Beans

Thanks to Joan Ouelette for donating these Scarlet Runner Beans to the Seed Library! Her aunt in Alberta has been saving this variety’s Seeds since the 1960s. They will be stored in a cool dark place and shared next spring. Anyone else have valued seeds to share?...

Whippersnapper Cherry Tomatoes

Fresh, ripe whippersnapper cherry tomatoes are ready for harvesting. Are yours ready too? Save them and then drop them off at CHEP in the fall. Hint: Don’t forget to label those jars and watch for the layer of mould which will tell you that the seeds are ready to be...

PLANT THE SASKATOON SEED LIBRARY’S FUTURE SEED GARDEN!

MAY 23, 2018 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM SASKATOON FOOD BANK & LEARNING CENTRE GARDEN PATCH 900 3 Ave N Saskatoon, SK Planting seeds, nurturing plants, eating fresh, and saving seeds to share, connects us to Nature’s miraculous generosity. Drop in to...