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Monthly meeting September 6th 2018

September 6th at 7.00 we will be meeting once again, at Creekside Commons, Lambert Drive Courtenay. Our theme for this evening will be a round table to hear from everyone about their successes and failures so far this year so bring your stories to share.

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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New mail order seed catalogue The Market Garden is near Victoria and sells organic seeds. Always pleasant to browse  new seed catalogue.

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. In search of the all comox valleysquash [Compatibility Mode] (1)

Jan 2015 Newsletter Frontpage.

Newsletter 2015-1-1 The entire newsletter is available to members.

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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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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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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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.