‘Why Save Seeds’ w/ Seed Savers Exchange
Why is it important to save seeds? Join Seed Savers Exchange’s Education & Engagement manager, Jeanine Scheffert, as she discusses the importance of saving and keeping seed, potential threats to seed availability and variety survival, and how saving seeds can deepen our resilience around growing good food.
Jeanine Scheffert, Education & Engagement Manager at Seed Savers Exchange, oversees the organization’s education and engagement department. The department’s programming includes events, online education, Community Seed Network, a gardener-to-gardener seed exchange, tours, workshops, speaking engagements, and more. During the programming pivot of 2020, Scheffert created SSE’s Resilience Gardens Project, which addressed food security through regional partnerships and offered vegetable gardening and seed saving education.
Thursday, February 11, 2021