Seed Saving Class: “Super Easy” at the EcoHouse 8/14/11

Seed Saving Class: "Super Easy" at the EcoHouse 8/14/11

Join Rebecca Newburn of Richmond Grows for a morning of seed saving basics, including some hands-on practice. No previous seed saving experience needed. Learn the basic vocabulary of seed saving and how to save seeds from the sunflower, pea, and nightshade families. You’ll also learn how to return seeds “borrowed” from local seed lending libraries… Read more »

New Seed Library in East Palo Alto

New Seed Library in East Palo Alto

The Ecology Center houses the Bay Area Seed Interchange Library (BASIL), a sponsored project that allows members of the public to come in and sign up to trade seeds. Inspired by BASIL, Richmond resident Rebecca Newburn started a seed lending library at the Richmond Public Library last May. (Rebecca’s leading a seed saving class at… Read more »