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May 15 2018

Monthly meeting June7th

This meeting is our AGM and we will be saying goodbye to a couple of Board members and we hope to welcome a few new ones. If you would like to serve on the board please contact us at We have invited a very special speaker, Dirk Becker. Some of you already know him. …

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The Market Garden is near Victoria and sells organic seeds.

Always pleasant to browse  new seed catalogue.

Jan 16 2015

seed bee on 25th

seed bee pdf The next Seed Bee for the Seed Exchange at Seedy Saturday will be on Sunday, January 25, from 1 to 3pm at Kathryn Landry’s house. Directions at the end of this message. If you have any seeds to donate, this is the time to bring them to a Seed Bee and package …

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Jan monthly meeting squash talk

All Comox Valley Squash. Please follow this link to see the powerpoint of Royann’s presentation.

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Newsletter 2015-1-1

The entire newsletter is available to members.

Dec 10 2014

2nd seed packing bee 7 Dec 2014

On Sunday we held our 2nd packing bee at the home of Kathryn L. It was well attended – about 12 members and we packed approx 1000 seed packets, quite a lot of them coming from the 2013 Seed Bank. Our next bee will be in  January – date to be announced at the monthly …

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Nov 23 2014

Winter season potluck and meeting 4th December with Connie Kuramoto.

Connie Kuramoto

  On Thur Dec 4 at their Winter Season Potluck, CV Growers and Seed Savers hosted Connie Kuramoto, owner of Gardens on the Go, Qualicum Beach.   Connie offers customized Organic Horticultural Courses, workshops, tours, and talks.   She has over 20 years experience, and “learns something new about Horticulture every day. “   Connie did a short presentation on …

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Oct 17 2014

Seed packing bee November 8th 2014

FIRST SEED BEE FOR THE SEED EXCHANGE   Seed savers had their first packing bee on Saturday, November 8 at Lush Valley, 1126 Piercy Ave in Courtenay. Only a few members attended and about 500 packets were submitted.   For those members new to CVGSS, the Seed Exchange is part of Seedy Saturday, held on the …

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Sep 30 2014

Storing seeds

At the September 2014 Seed Savers meeting, Ellen Rainwalker gave a presentation on cleaning, drying and storing seeds To see the powerpoint of this talk go to this link. or press HERE.    

Aug 12 2014

Monthly meeting September 4th at 6.45

We have planned several speakers for our September Seed Savers meeting and the Topic is….. Saving  Seeds! This will not be a seed saver 101 –  we are all committed seed savers and have the basics covered, but we’ll try and address problems and questions that have come up especially regarding seed selection and storage. …

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