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Marshall Spring Seed Swap – March 1st

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What:     Marshall Spring Seed Swap

When:    Saturday, March 1st 10am-12am

Where:   Marshall High School Cafeteria 952 Hwy 65, Marshall, AR 72650

Who:      hosted by Marshall School Garden Club this event is FREE and open to the public

Join us for the first annual Marshall Seed Swap, hosted by Marshall Garden Club!

As a community we can acclimatize local seed, preserve our seed heritage, and promote biodiversity!

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Come by Marshall High School Cafeteria from 10am-12pm to swap seeds and stories. Then following the seed swap, join us for a community potluck at noon

 

What to Bring:

—Open pollinated seeds, cuttings, bulbs, root stocks, &  plants

—Used envelopes, bags, or other containers for your new seeds

—Stories and growing tips about your seeds

—Bring your kids! We will have a KID’S CRAFT CORNER

—A potluck dish if you’d like to join us for a meal after swapping

 

The event is FREE and open to the public! You do not need to bring seeds to attend but we encourage them if you have some to share.

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Our goal is to have as many heirloom seeds as possible, but organic, non GMO, and seeds you’ve saved yourself are all fair game :)

 

For more information about the Marshall Seed Swap, please contact Jenn Warren at 252-646-5671 or jennifer.warren@foodcorps.org.

No registration necessary.

 

 

 

Jennifer Warren

FoodCorps Service Member