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Get Ready for Seedy Saturday!

Seedy Saturday March 19th from 10 to 1 at the Community Hall
Seedy Saturday March 19th from 10 to 1 at the Community Hall
Spring is here and everyone is starting to think about getting the garden ready. Come to Seedy Saturday on Saturday March 19th at the Community Hall from 10:00 to 1:00. Learn about:
  • Seed Saving with Dan Jason
  • Beginners Gardening with Ben Kadel
  • Companion Planting with Roland Maurice
  • Pollinators with Lester Quitzau
There will also be a Seed Swap and Sales plus Seed Planing for Kids! Ask Master Gardener Stuart Scholfield about any questions you might have. Dan Jason will be singing copies of his new book The Power of Pulses. Plus there will contests and prizes!

Join the Farmers’ Institute

FOR JUST $5! BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP...

  • You help encourage and support the growing, raising and availability of local food in your area.
  • Your purchase of a membership tells us that you want PIFI to work on your behalf to encourage and protect local farmers and farming.
  • A membership gives you greater connection and access to the farming communities in your area.
  • Your district farmers’ institutes are mandated, by law, to meet with the Provincial government once annually to discuss issues affecting all of us. Your local farmers' institute meets regularly with regional and municipal levels of government in support of small scale agriculture.
  • Farmers' Institute members are eligible to participate in the Farmers' Market
  • Learn skills by participating with experienced farmers offering mentorships in animal husbandry, building infrastructure, machinery maintenance and repair, etc.
To become a member complete the form below and send it in.
PIFI-Membership-Renewal-Form