Seminar: Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds: The Story of Jere's Pure Seeds

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Event Date

Plant and Environmental Sciences Room 2005

Seminar Invitation      

Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds: The Story of Jere’s Pure Seeds

Ellyn Mavalwalla, Master Gardener and manager at Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds - The Seed Bank in Petaluma, will give a talk on the history of the company; the development of their amazing
catalog; their expansion to three stores; and the process for finding “new” varieties.  Participants will learn a technique for germination testing with a hands-on activity, and learn how to make a Coffee Shop Seed Starter. Ellyn will provide catalogs, and of course...seeds!

Monday, March 12, 2018
Seminar: 2:10-3:00PM
Optional Discussion: 3:00-4:00PM
Room 2005
Plant and Environmental Sciences Bldg

This seminar is part of the weekly Student Collaborative Organic Plant Breeding Education seminar. To learn more about the SCOPE project and join one of the plant breeding projects, please visit: