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Listing Variety Names

We recently were informed that we cannot list a seed variety name on our seed packets.  The reason given was that seed companies go through…

Started by Amanda Dougherty

3 Jun 22, 2016
Reply by Carol Erkens

Si se encuentra en México, por favor promover esta conferencia semilla en Jalisco

Started by Patrick Hamilton O'Connor

0 Mar 18, 2016

Recommendations for seed packets

Does anyone who gets their seed packets printed have a recommendation for a place to get them? In the past we've bought business envelopes,…

Started by Rebecca Newburn

3 Feb 19, 2016
Reply by Richmond Grows

Mobile seed library

I help run a small seed library in the Portal, AZ/Rodeo, NM area. As a part of that and other educational outreach work, I am involved in,…

Started by Karen Fasimpaur

2 Dec 18, 2015
Reply by Karen Fasimpaur

Start up costs,writing a budget

Looking for a mentor to assist in my efforts of opening a seed library for early 2016. I have start up cost questions as well as a few othe…

Started by Kari Witthuhn-Henning

0 Dec 18, 2015

Population size

Hello, We are starting a seed library in a small public library in a suburban community. Most gardeners have small vegetable plots, and the…

Started by Laurie Needell

0 Oct 16, 2015


Are there any laws in New York State about saving seeds and seed libraries? Does anyone know of any grants out there to get one up and star…

Started by Bonnie Benton

0 Aug 25, 2015

Starting a Seed Library at a School in Placerville

I am a teacher and will be teaching at Cedar Springs Waldorf School in Placerville and I am interested in starting a seed library at our sc…

Started by Christopher Scappaticci

0 Aug 12, 2015

Used card catalogs for seed libraries for sale

If anyone in the West Virginia area, or close by, is willing to purchase 3 wooden-  5 across by 3 down card catalogs for their use in start…

Started by Kitty Smith

0 May 15, 2015

UPDATE!! Do you need seeds?

UPDATE! I have sent out the remainder of my inventory! Thanks to everyone for starting seed libraries and exchanges. We've got to acclimate…

Started by Taos Seed Exchange - Nan Fischer

0 Oct 5, 2014


Tip 1: Label! Label! Label!

Learn some easy ways to improve the quality of your labels with this helpful video.


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