Category Archive: Members

Jun 09 2016

Summer with the seed savers

Over the summer we do not have our regular meetings but last year we introduced informal garden visits. This proved to be a great time to visit, exchange tips and ideas and to talk gardening. If anyone would like to be on the list opening their garden to visits from fellow members, please contact us. …

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Oct 08 2014

Meet the 2014 / 2015 Board members

Meet the Board members; Clockwise from the left, Dianna Talbot, Jenny Gohl, Susan Holvenstot, Royann Petrell, Leona Wall, Sylvain Alie, John Blyth, Bernice Takahashi and the “why do people garden wheel”. To read about them please click the following link. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_rfPRezZsufWGFRZUF5SUZ5aHdwd2JWVVVLWmpIalE5VXdB/view?usp=sharing

Oct 04 2014

August and October newsletter front pages.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_rfPRezZsufenhROEVRamRoUXpkRGt6MVJ5cVpHYmozdTBN/view?usp=sharing https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_rfPRezZsufanpzbUI2SmlvYTlqQlJSZ2l4d21CeFNNTWhZ/view?usp=sharing To see the front page of the newsletter for August 2014 or October press one of the above links. To see the entire newsletter become a member of the Seed Savers. If you are a member and have not received an email with the Newsletter please contact us.

Sep 25 2014

Winnower – dates when available

With the first rains, we are aware of the need to get our seeds ready for next year.  One of the benefits of CVGSS membership is free use of our Winnower. We have two sessions planned.  Tues, 15th September 4 -6 pm and Saturday 24th September from 3 pm on. Please email us at cvseedsavers@gmail.com if you would …

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Aug 12 2014

Booth at CV Exhibition.

Time to mark your calenders for the Fall Fair – starting Friday, 22nd August at noon and all day Saturday and Sunday. We need as many volunteers as possible to man the booth, so if you want to do a shift call Sylvain at 250 336 8632 – volunteers get a free entry pass! We have …

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Aug 12 2014

New Board of Directors.

At our June 5th Seed Savers AGM new members of the Board were elected. You will be able to read all about each of them in the upcoming newsletter. Returned members were Susan Holvenstot, John Blyth, Dianna Talbot and Leona Wall. The new directors are Jenny Gohl, Bernice Takahashi, Rowann Petrell and Sylvain Alie. Retiring …

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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 …

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Jul 19 2013

How to Build Healthy Soil – A presentation by Connie Kuramoto

Below is a link to the presentation given by Connie Kuramoto at the Seed Savers meeting, June 6, 2013. One highlight was the down-to-earth explanation of how organic fertilizers invigorate the soil, while synthetic fertilizers deplete soil fertility. It’s a good one. Enjoy! [important]Link to How to Build Healthy Soil[/important]

Nov 19 2012

Our Gallery

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Nov 06 2012

Comox Valley Growers and Seed Savers Monthly Meetings

[important] Monthly Meetings are scheduled for every first Thursday of the month. Time: Starting at 7 pm, and held at Creekside Commons, 2202 Lambert, Courtenay. [notice]New directions!  To reach Creekside Commons from Courtenay, take Cumberland Road, turn left onto 20th Street, then the first right onto Lambert.  Follow to the end of Lambert and park on the …

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