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Dec 23, 2019

Glastonbury Seed Swap


Somerset Community Food will be getting people together again in the new year. We will be organising talks and workshops in partnership with Glastonbury Seedy Saturday!
Saturday 1st February at Glastonbury Town Hall, 11-4pm

Alongside the seed swap there will be stalls and demonstrations, home-cooked food and entertainment in the evening. We’ll also be running a get-together session for community food people at 1pm.

More info on talks and workshops: Let's gather, swap seeds and share news!
11:30pm - Seasonal tree care advice (tbc)
12 noon - Suzanna Van Moyland - GM food: the threats we face

1pm - Somerset Community Food Project Mapping - drop in, grab a cookie and put your project on the map. What are you aiming for in the year ahead and what will help you achieve this?

2pm - Successful seed sowing - demo and seed saving tips + Q& A (Jane Sweetman).

2:45pm - Geting rid of Glyphosphate in Glastonbury - informal drop-in with Rachael Clyne
3.15pm - Glastonbury Growers - Small-scale growers in the Glastonbury area are are working together to provide for food/fuel/fibre needs of Glastonbury and surrounding villages through local production. 

4-6pm Film the Need to Grow - inspiring documentary (£1 donation).