Jenny Gohl

Author's details

Name: Jenny Gohl
Date registered: 2013/06/22

Latest posts

  1. February 8th seed saver meeting 2018 — 2018/01/16
  2. January 2018 monthly meeting — 2017/12/09
  3. December 7th Monthly meeting Lucy speaks about potatoes — 2017/11/20
  4. Monthly Meeting 2nd November 2017 — 2017/10/28
  5. Monthly meeting October 5th 2017 — 2017/09/10

Most commented posts

  1. September 2017 meeting — 2 comments
  2. December 7th Monthly meeting Lucy speaks about potatoes — 2 comments

Author's posts listings

Jun 19 2014

June 23rd Seed Saver Exchange webinar

Register for the June 23rd webinar, Garden Photography Tune in to this special webinar presented by SSE Board Member and expert garden photographer David Cavagnaro. David’s photos have been featured in dozens of books and world-class publications throughout his impressive career. Join us to get photography tips and see beautiful examples of David’s work. This …

Continue reading »

Jun 19 2014

Visit Milner gardens June 20 to 22nd

Milner Gardens 4th Annual Fairy House Surprise June 20 to 22, 2014Do you believe in fairies? Did you know fairies wear Foxglove flowers as hats, gloves, and petticoats?Meander the sun dappled shadows of Milner Gardens on your self-guided search for areas Fairy Houses may have magically appeared, in honour of International Fairy Day and Veronica Milner’s …

Continue reading »

Jun 15 2014

Party! Seedsavers and volunteers.

Invitation to all CVGSS members and Seedy Saturday and Plant Sale volunteers. We are hosting a volunteer appreciation party and barbeque on Sunday June 22nd at Steller Raven Farm in Royston, home of Royann Petrell and Sylvain Alie on 3177 Kentwood Rd. You are invited to attend either or both A) 3:00-5:00pm Seedy Saturday and …

Continue reading »

Jun 14 2014

More Birds and Beans

Foster Richardson, from The Birds and the Beans talked to the Seed Savers about growing Corn as a staple crop. Corn is very adaptable, especially the short tough native varieties, that also have more protein and so could be an important staple crop in spite of corn’s reputation as ‘evil’. Very tolerant to poor conditions …

Continue reading »

Jun 11 2014

The Birds and the Beans

  Natasha Tymo and Foster Richardson from the Birds and the Beans spoke at our 2014 AGM about growing staple crops. You may have seen them at their veggie stall at the Saturday Farmers Market.   Together with two other young people they are farming organic food crops with the idea of producing high protein …

Continue reading »

Jun 03 2014

Saving Kale seeds

I have two varieties of kale and want to save seeds from both of them. One has smooth, tender green leaves, the tenderest kale I have ever grown. The other is a deep purple frilly kale, rich in anthocyanins and vitamin K. To stop the from cross pollinating I cut the developing flowers off the …

Continue reading »

Jun 03 2014

8th Annual plant sale

The Seed Savers worked hard to produce many varieties of really healthy  tomato and other edible plants. Set-up started early with a stream of cars delivering plants to waiting volunteers who placed them according to varieties. By 8.45 we were ready to open – chashiers and talliers in place, holding area staffed, membership table looking …

Continue reading »

May 02 2014

Monthly meeting May 1st 2014

Speaker: Lynda SmithLynda’s presentation “Changing Lawns to Food Production ” touched on many topics such as : What are the benefits of changing my lawn to food? How do I get started? When is the best time to start changing lawn to food? What is the best location? “If we have land available, the majority …

Continue reading »

May 02 2014

The Penguins – Seed Bank Freezer Project

The Penguins – or the Freezer Committee of the Seed Bank. Team members – Terry Batt, Jenny Gohl and Royann Petrell.   In march we took one of the bins of seeds saved in 2012. Our aim was to start germination testing. We found that some of the packets had too few seeds for freezing …

Continue reading »

May 02 2014

8th Annual Plant Sale – May 24, 2014

When; Saturday May 24th Where; Simms Park Time; 9am – 12pm 100’s of non GMO seedlings, a huge selection of tomatoes, also cucumbers, peppers, basil, squashes, herbs, fruit and shrubs. Strong healthy plants locally grown in the Comox Valley. If you would like to get involved please contact organizer Elaine Codling (elaine.codling@gmail.com) for more information, …

Continue reading »

Page 9 of 10« First...678910