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Month: January 2018

Postal Seed Swap #2 !

Postal Seed Swap #2 !

While the SSL annual seed swap is scheduled for 10th February, the registrations for the second postal seed exchange start today, on the Blue Moon 🙂 This postal exchange is inspired from the “What You Sow” #SecretSeedSwap where participants make one (or more) pretty seed packet themselves, fill it with seeds and send it to a random recipient. To take part: – Register by 21st February 2018 by sending your email, name and address to: mail@shetlandseedlibrary.co.uk – Work out which seeds you would…

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Seeds of Change

Seeds of Change

I’m very sad to announce that the funding application to have seed saving workshops failed. The main reason is the lack of commitment from others to keep the SSL going, conjugated with the costly quote from the HSL (over ÂŁ3000 for 2 half day workshops). The seed library has reached a crossroads I think. I am moving from Shetland to a croft in the North of Scotland (near Tongue) in a couple of months. I will be back in Shetland…

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