Tired of winter and eager to get back in your garden? Ottawa’s Seedy Saturday is happening this Saturday, from 10 AM to 3 PM at the Ron Kolbus Lakeside Centre, Britannia Park, 102 Greenview Avenue.
This annual seed exchange and sale will feature an organic mini-market, garden talks and workshops, a swap table and organic snacks. While your gardens are sleep under their blanket of snow, why not come out for a visit? Workshop seating is limited, so come early! Free admission – free workshops. Here’s what the organizers have planned for the occasion…
10:30 AM – All about Cucurbits: Everything you need to know to grow (and seed save) squash, cucumbers, pumpkins and zucchini! Jim – Notre petite ferme – Our Little Farm
11:30 AM – Spring planting of garlic. Updated from a previous presentation. Paul Pospisil- Garlic News
12:30 PM – 10 meter diet Tom Marcantonio
13:30 PM – Bees in the city. Marianne- Gees Bees
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