Come to Learn and Shop at Seedy Saturday on March 3rd, 2018
This annual event offers the best value in town for Seeds, Supplies, Advice and also helps expand home gardeners’ knowledge of environmental issues and growing practices.
Seed Swap – remember to bring seeds to swap at this event – packaged in small quantities and labelled! For guidance about saving seeds, check out this link
Food & Beverages available – Great News! St Anne’s Church will be back with great food options to purchase throughout the day.
10:30am – 11:30am Gardening Myths ‘Turning Wisdom on its Head’ – Robert Pavlis
Robert Pavlis dives deep into traditional gardening advice and debunks myths and misconceptions abound! Program covers a wide range of topics including tree planting, shade plants that grow in the sun, fake weed killers, home remedies that work and don’t work, using fungi to make soil better, composting and much more!
12:00pm – 1:00pm Weeds “Let’s get them under Control” – Amy Turnbull
Amy will discuss the many uses for weeds, and how to control these pesky plants. Including identifying which weeds you can eat! If you would like to learn how to keep your weeds at bay you won’t want to miss this interesting discussion.
1:30pm – 2:30pm Climate Realities “Extreme Gardening” – Linda Armstrong
Linda explains how warming trends, weather extremes, and new invaders are bringing more and more challenges to gardening. Come to hear how our area will be affected and what you can do in your landscape and home garden.