Seed Saving Workshop - Principles and practices

Seed Saving Workshop - Principles and practices

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Growing your own seed offers multiple benefits to your garden/food system and that of your community. It is a key component of resilient and regenerative gardens and systems. It also offers a viable enterprise in growing seed for sale. Our workshop provides a wholesome foundation for growing healthy, viable seed. There are only 12 spaces available!

We have created a 2-day workshop with an optional day 3 you can sign up for during the course. The first two days cover the principles of seed savings, and the third covers planting. 

🌱 Seed Saving - Principles and practices 🌱

This workshop covers

  • The cycle of seed to seed
  • Healthy ecological foundations
  • Understanding of open-pollinated, hybrid, and GMO seeds
  • Flowers and pollination
  • Introduction to plant families
  • Processes of saving seeds
  • Cultivation, selection, collection, drying, and storage

🌱 Workshop Details 🌱

Dates: 26, 27, and 28 October 2020

Time: 9 am to 4 pm

Location: Rocklands Abundance Centre, Mitchells Plain

2-Day Workshop Cost: R800 per person

Day 3 Workshop Cost: R400 per person - optional choice at the end of the course