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Seedy Sunday 16th March 2014!
MONDAY, 10 MARCH 2014 21:53
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DVSS annual seed swap event is back for another year!
 
Date/Time: 16th March 2014, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Venue: Ysgol Bro Ddyfi, Machynlleth

As usual, bring seeds to swap.
Guidance: Label with genus and variety. No seeds over two years old please. Potted and labelled seedlings welcome.

Entry: By donation
There will be kids activities, raffle, food, tea and cakes, music and sunshine (hopefully).

Stalls: Tools For Self Reliance, Fresh & Local, Coed Heddwch Tree Nursery, Gerddi Bro Ddyfi Gardens, Mair's Bakehouse, Made in Mach and Dyfi Land Share.

Talks
10:00 - 11:00 Ann Owen ('Sustenance and storing food')

11:00 - 12:00 John Mason ('Bringing a bombsite into cultivation: 5 years of growing my own from the start')

12:00 - 13:00 Emma Maxwell (Talk on Cultivate, Newtown)

13:00 - 14:00 GQT (Ann Owen, John Mason & Emma Maxwell)

14:00 - 14:20 Dyfi Land Share workshop on Landsharing
14:00 - 14:30 Cycle Dyfi workshop on brakes
14:20 - 15:00 Edible Mach planning session.

All welcome!

Contact Gráinne at: info@dyfivalleyseedsavers.org.uk

 
Seedy Sunday - 17th March
WEDNESDAY, 13 MARCH 2013 12:34
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SEEDY SUNDAY

17th MARCH 2013

Ysgol Bro Ddyfi, Machylleth, SY20 8DR

10am - 3pm

This year's event is being held in March, rather than the traditional February. We have a shorter growing season here compared to more southern climes of the UK, and it has been a particularly long winter this year, so this year we are trialling the combination of Seedy Sunday and Seedling Saturday.

DVSS shall also be organising a new Harvest Festival style event in early October – watch out for a local celebration of perennial plants; advice on saving and storing local tree seed varieties; sharing food preserves; a competition of 'interestingly shaped' veg; making fruit cordials; book signings and talks.

Watch this space :)

 
DVSS Summer Break
WEDNESDAY, 18 JANUARY 2012 17:12
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DVSS are capacity building at the moment - that is, the core group of four volunteers would actively welcome more help, input, ideas and energy!

Until we are back up to speed, we highly recommend the Heritage Seed Library for any seed related enquiries.

Happy Growing

The DVSS committee x

 

 
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