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Last Night of Seed Saving with KASSI & Loving Spoonful’s

Come out to help KASSI & Loving Spoonful’s last night of Seed Saving November 6th, 2017

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Volunteers needed to save and preserve heritage seeds

KASSI and Loving Spoonful were featured in an article in the local paper regarding seed saving on Monday nights at St. Vincent de Paul in Kingston. To read the article and for information on how you can volunteer click the link … Continue reading

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Invitation to help us grow our seeds

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Kingston Seedy Saturday 2017

Kingston Seedy Saturday workshops Ateliers a la Fete des Semences Kingston 10-11 am: Seeding Rad Kids (English) -Kids, bring your adults along for some fun seedy activities with Rad Kids Farm Camp host Marie Bencze! 10-11 am: “Seeding Rad Kids” … Continue reading

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Gardening seminar

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KASSI Community Seed Garden Report 2016

In 2016 KASSI grew seed crops at 2 community locations, and once again hired Frank Misek part time to coordinate and grow the seeds.  The community seed garden committee consisted of Kathy Rothermel, Cate Henderson, Frank Misek, Bob Chambers and … Continue reading

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Kids enjoy morning at the Wolf Island Community Garden

On an early morning in October, elementary students from Marysville Public School had the opportunity to learn seed saving from KASSI’s Kathy Rothermel at the Wolf Island Community Garden.

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New red pepper being developed locally

KASSI is locally developing a new variety of red pepper. Read the Kingston Heritage article for more information.

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Seedy Saturday 2017 is coming, want to be a vendor?

 Join us on Saturday, March 11 at LCVI from 10-3 for great seedy workshops and community seed swap! Are you interested in participating in Kingston’s Seedy Saturday as a vendor? We welcome applications from vendors who fit the following priorities: … Continue reading

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Thank you to the Community Foundation for Kingston and Area!

Kathy Rothermel recently accepted a cheque from the Community Foundation of Kingston and Area, on behalf of the Kingston Area Seed System Initiative.  This funding will help with the foundation of our very own local seed bank, and provide opportunities … Continue reading

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