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BC Eco Seed Co-op Spring 2017 Events

BC Eco Seed Co-op

BC Eco Seed Co-op Spring 2017 Events

Our online store is open around the clock but we love engaging with our customers and supporters, here's where you can find us this spring February 12Creston Seedy Sunday - 11am - 2pmCreston and District Community Complex, 312 – 19th Avenue NInfo table and seeds February 18Victoria Seedy Saturday - 10am - 4pmVictoria Conference Centre, 720 Douglas StreetInfo table February 25COABC Conference Coast Bastion, NanaimoInfo table and co-hosting seed swap table with UBC Farm  Rossland Seedy SaturdayInfo table and seeds February 26Kalso Seedy SaturdayInfo table and seeds March 4Richmond Seedy Sunday - 10am - 2pmThompson Community CentreInfo table March 5Nanaimo Seedy Sunday - 10am...

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Early Spring Seedings

BC Eco Seed Co-op planting dates

It's still winter across our country but gardens and farms are being planned. If you're on the west coast of BC late January is a great time to start seeding your earliest crops, here's some ideas: Seeding in trays: celeriac/celery mustard greens parsley spinach salad brassicas Direct seeding (in cold frame/green house): chervil claytonia mache salad brassicas Direct seeding (outside): broad beans/favas

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Our 2017 Seed Listings Are Online!

BC Eco Seed Co-op

Our 2017 Seed Listings Are Online!

Welcome to our 2017 seed listings! Our second year of sales sees an expansion of crops and varieties and sizes- now including packet sales. Additional crops from our producer-members will continue to be added in the coming weeks. Watch our blog and Facebook in January for planting tips and more

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2017 Shop Update Coming Soon

BC Eco Seed Co-op

2017 Shop Update Coming Soon

Behind the scenes, our members are busy at work with the last of seed cleaning, record and photo submission and all the little steps to bring you an incredible offering of seeds for 2017. Watch for our shop update mid December and start making your wishlist for seeds for the new year!

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Meet Our Newest Member

BC Eco Seed Co-op

Meet Our Newest Member

Great news!  Arzeena Hamir and her family who own Amara Farm in Merville, just north of Courtenay, have joined our cooperative.  Arzeena has committed a large portion of her life to increasing access to local food and sharing her passion for agriculture. She spent a decade working overseas with farmers in Jamaica, Bangladesh, India, and Thailand to encourage sustainable and integrated agriculture, composting and natural alternatives to pesticide use. Arzeena then returned to British Columbia, worked for several years as the staff agrologist for West Coast Seeds and then created her own seed company, Terra Viva Organics. Arzeena was also...

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