Monthly Archives: January 2017

Date for 2017 Spring Gather (Seattle Area gardeners for food banks)

Mark your calendars for the 2017 Giving Gardener Gathering!  We would love to have representatives from all of the Giving Gardens in the area coming together for this gathering!   We look forward to seeing you Friday, February 24th from 6:30-8:00pm at Garfield Community Center.
This night will be an opportunity to:
·         Meet with folks from P-Patch, Seattle’s Giving Garden Network, GROW, and Solid Ground/Lettuce Link. Learn where to turn for seeds, starts, and more!
·         Build community with other Giving Gardeners in the area. Share your strengths and tips with others, or reach out for advice.
·         Receive seeds for the new season.
·         Eat and celebrate success of 2016 and the start of a new season!  The dinner is generously provided by Whole Foods.
To RSVP and/or to order seeds for the next season, please fill out this form:

Seed Exchange Event Saturday January 28 2016

here’s the notice:

It’s seed swap time! Share your edible garden and get inspired to try a new vegetable variety at the Great Seattle Seed Swap, sponsored by the King County Seed Lending Library.
The Northwest Seattle Swap is happening this Saturday, Jan. 28, 1-3 p.m., at the Phinney Neighborhood Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N. (lower building).
In attendance: Seattle Tilth Garden Hotline, P-Patch, Seattle Farm Co-op, and our special guest, Krista Rome with Bellingham’s Resilient Seeds.
Take a 15-minute workshop, browse the Resource table, buy a raffle ticket to support the library (and win great swag!), buy from Resilient Seeds, lend a hand at the seed cleaning table, and of course swap and share seeds!
Other upcoming swaps:
Northeast Seattle: Saturday, Feb. 11, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Meadowbrook Community Center
Snoqualmie Valley: Saturday, Feb. 4, 11 a.m.–2:30 p.m., Cedarcrest High School, Duvall

Plant starts are beginning to sprout!

Planted starts are beginning to sprout!