Tag : mentee blog

Mentee Blog # 2 – Ashton Sweetnam

So far this season, seed saving has not come particularly naturally to our regular farming practices and systems, but it does generally feel like a great contribution our ability to farm in the holistic way that we aspire to. By taking seed saving into consideration, we pay greater attention to

Continue reading

2015 Mentee Blog #1: Ashton Sweetnam

My seed mentor, Sue Moore, came out to visit a few days ago to discuss how a seed saving practice could be established on my one acre market garden. Sue has been farming for many, many years and is an accomplished market gardener, nursery guardian, seed saver, and so much

Continue reading

2015 Mentee Blog #1 – Suzy Coulter

Hello folks, My seed saving mentor is David Catzel, who has been farming at Fraser Common Farm as part of the Glorious Organics Co-op in Aldergrove for 10 years, and today at my first farm visit there, I learned that, among other things, he’s also done a stint at Linnea

Continue reading