There are a number of seed libraries which can be found throughout BC.

Currently, Borrow. Save. Share., a Lifecycles project is acting to support and network seed libraries and other seed sharing initiatives across BC. Their aim is to share community seed saving practices and organizational systems.

Borrow. Save. Share. works collaboratively to connect and improve community seed education while supporting local seed growers. Please contact them to help add to and improve this site’s offerings!

Here is their current list of BC Seed Libraries and supporting organizations :

Vancouver Seed Library

Richmond Seed Library

Victoria Seed Library

Surrey Seed Library

Salt Spring Island Seed Library

Kalamalka Seed Library

Kwantlen Polytechnic Seed Library

Sechelt Seed Library

Sunshine Coast Seed Saving Collective

Central Island Seed Savers Network: Contact Jen Cody at jenandbearit@gmail.com

South Saanich Seed Bank & Exchange: Location at Saanich South Community Office 

 

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