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COVID-19 Cancellation Policy

Wild Voices programs are cancelled for April 2020 through June 2020 due to full and partial school closures in BC.  In the coming months we will be planning ways for the Wild Voices program to restart in September 2020, including new options for online learning with our Wild Voices programs as a new bookable option for our Wild Voices programming.

For online learning in May and June 2020 we encourage you to check out the Wild Voices Online presentation series!  More information and registration can be found at cbeen.ca/wild-voices-online.

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Seed Saving


Bookable Type(s) In Class (approx 1 hr)
Duration1 Hour
Locationin-class
Contact This Presentermelissa@auroraedibledesigns.com

This program is only available in Creston.

About the Program
Explore diversity, genetic selection and food security in this introduction to seed saving.  We will go over different types of flowers, botanical terms, how plants produce seeds and selection of varieties.  We will learn how to save seeds from tomatoes, lettuce, peas and squash in hands-on demos for some of these seed types depending on the season.  We will explore the diversity in food plants by human selection on why it might be important to save local varieties of seeds for food security.

About the Community Educator
Melissa has a background in Conservation Biology, Ecological Farming and Permaculture. She has had the opportunity to cultivate relationships with many bio-regions of the world and spread the love of earth repair, and earth stewardship. She has a passion for being outdoors, teaching, and sharing new ideas.

Melissa Flint
(Educator)

Organization: Aurora Edible Designs

Title: Permaculture Designer and Teacher, Environmental Educator

Address: Creston, BC

Tags:Ecosystems / Wildlife, Sustainable Living, Food
Seasons:Spring, Summer, Autumn
Grade Levels:High (10-12), Middle (7-9)
School Districts:Independent, SD8

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