Tag Archives: seed saving

Seed Production Trials

The Bauta Seed Initiative is looking for farmers to grow seed! This project is part of building the Seeds of Diversity collection to increase quantities of rare seed, and provide documentation on how the plants grow. Information on plant performance … Continue reading

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Seed Saving Webinars

The Bauta Family Initiative on Canadian Seed Security¬†will be providing its first-ever national webinar series in 2014. The theme for this year is The Fundamentals of Seed Saving. Save the date for the first webinar in the series, coming up … Continue reading

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UPOV 91 is coming: corporate control moves beyond seed

The federal government recently announced intentions to enact UPOV 91, claiming that this brings Canada in line with other developed countries. UPOV stands for the International¬†Union for the Protection of Plant Varieties. Canada currently has ratified UPOV 78, which gives … Continue reading

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Prairie Garden Seeds

Jim Ternier of Prairie Garden Seeds has been growing vegetable seeds in Saskatchewan for over 30 years and sells online and at Seedy Saturday events across the Prairies, including Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Regina and Yorkton. Jim is a long time … Continue reading

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