BC Seed Resources

BC Seed Resources

Use our BC Seed Resources Directory to search through all of our website resource listings. Select categories to narrow your search. Know of a resource that’s missing? Let us know and we’ll add it!


Patrick Steiner

This is not a “How To Grow Seeds” manual. Such information already exists and still more is being produced. A resource list at the end of this book details some readily accessible print and on-line resources about the how-to of seedgrowing. Beyond the mechanics of growing and harvesting seeds however, there are other considerations for the farmer seeking to incorporate seedgrowing into their farming systems. The strength of this book lies in the first-hand experiences of a number of growers who...

UBC Farm
3461 Ross Drive, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

The Centre for Sustainable Food Systems at UBC Farm (CSFS) is a unique research centre and local to global Food Hub working towards a more sustainable, food secure future. Our living laboratory is committed to finding solutions to local and global challenges facing food systems sustainability. Through our Vision, Mission, and Guiding Principles, the CSFS models new paradigms for sustainable communities. The UBC Farm is a 24-ha teaching and learning space, and integrated production farm located o...

Crop-Specific Seed Saving Guide
Seed Savers Exchange

Easy to read chart for seed saving information on popular seed crops.

John Navazio

The Organic Seed Grower is a comprehensive manual for the serious vegetable grower who is interested in growing high-quality seeds using organic farming practices. It is written for both serious home seed savers and diversified small-scale farmers who want to learn the necessary steps involved in successfully producing a commercial seed crop organically. Detailed profiles for each of the major vegetables provide users with practical, in-depth knowledge about growing, harvesting, and processing s...

Carol Deppe

All gardeners and farmers should be plant breeders, says author Carol Deppe. Developing new vegetable varieties doesn't require a specialized education, a lot of land, or even a lot of time. It can be done on any scale. It's enjoyable. It's deeply rewarding. You can get useful new varieties much faster than you might suppose. And you can eat your mistakes. Authoritative and easy-to-understand, Breed Your Own Vegetable Varieties: The Gardener's and Farmer's Guide to Plant Breeding and Seed Saving...

info@haliburtonfarm.org
OLPH Parish Center, 635 Tranquille Road, Kamloops, BC
info@ssolgardens.com
Qalicum Beach Civic Centre, 747 Jones Street
publicity@qbseedysaturday.ca
ssiseedysaturday@gmail.com
2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC
250-499-2888
info@oldgristmill.ca
312- 19th Ave N, Creston, BC
dmseedbank@gmail.com
Victoria Conference Centre, 720 Douglas Street, Victoria BC
info@victoriaseedysaturday.ca
All Saints Anglican Church, 4755 Arthur Drive, Delta, BC
sharonhagel@gmail.com
250-564-3859
jovanka@netbistro.com
VanDusen Botanical Gardens 5251 Oak St., Vancouver
NTL234@telus.net
Sooke Community Hall, 2037 Shields Road, Sooke BC
info@sookefoodchi.ca
583 Duncan Avenue West, Penticton, BC
250-460-0177
laburnham@shaw.ca
500 4th Street, Kaslo, BC
250.353.2026
Florence Filberg Centre, 411 Anderton Ave, Courtenay, BC
cvseedsavers@gmail.com
Thompson Community Centre, 5151 Granville Ave, Richmond, BC
604-244-7377
coordinator@richmondfoodsecurity.org
Mayne Island Agricultural Hall, 430 Fernhill Road, Mayne Island, BC
mayneagsociety@gmail.com
455 Ellis Street, Naramata, BC
2510 Blind Bay Road, Sorrento, BC
250-253-1414
Tofino Botanical Gardens, Tofino, BC
tofinolocalfood@gmail.com
Lillooet & District REC Centre, 930 Main St, Lillooet
778-776-1649
lillooetfoodmatters@gmail.com
Lasqueti, BC
Fernie, BC
garden.fernie@gmail.com
Splatsin Centre, 5767 Old Vernon Rd, Enderby, BC
shuswapseedsavers@hotmail.com
Sointula, BC
sointula@gmail.com
admin@ediblegardenproject.com
Castlegar, BC
Roberts Creek, BC
355 Wakesiah Avenue, Nanaimo, BC
250-618-6323
jelda1@hotmail.com
Brennan Park Recreation Centre, 1009 Centennial Way, Squamish, BC
michalinahunter@gmail.com
Cobble Hill Community Hall, 3550 Watson Ave, Cobble Hill, BC
cobblehillseeds@gmail.com
KPU Langley, 20901 Langley Bypass, Langley, BC
agriculture@leps.bc.ca
7697 Lickman Road, Chilliwak, BC
hello@valleypermacultureguild.com
Golden, BC
lfmgolden@gmail.com
Kimberley Public Library, 115 Spokane Street, Kimberley, BC
info@wildsight.ca
Parkinson Recreation Centre, 1800 Parkinson Way, Kelowna, BC
kelownaseedysunday@gmail.com
Powell River Recreation Complex 5001 Joyce Ave, Powell River, BC
gmofreeseed@gmail.com
Greater Vernon Recreation, 3310 37th Ave, Vernon, BC
idiggoodfood@gmail.com
Quadra Island, BC
5574 River Road, Duncan, BC
jennifer@cowichangreencommunity.org
Lumby, BC
778-760-5887
lumbyseedswap@gmail.com