|Listening to Seed Stories in the Mobile Seed Story Broadcasting Station|
Dr. Brian Campbell discussed how the CAAH! - Seed Lab and Seed Library operates and also described the challenges of community seed saving and sharing: asking others to contribute to this local seed action. CAAH!, helps regional communities start their own yearly seed swaps and promotes growing, saving, and sharing of local heirloom varieties. They have also been busy creating a regional seed library, as well as, producing feature length videos and organizing educational workshops. Check out their latest video Seed Swap. And keep an eye out for more, coming soon.
|Nancy Drakes, very old jar of white beans....|
|Angela Gardner, a local gardener, loves popcorn, and loves to grow, save, and share these stories.|
"Closest to Everlastin'": Ozark Agricultural Biodiversity and Subsistence Traditions
Open-Pollinated Seed Exchange: Renewed Ozark Tradition as Agricultural Biodiversity Conservation
Thank you Brian, Angela, Michael, Gerald, Nancy, W.C., Bryan, and McKenzie!
The Seed Stories from Conway are coming. So check back in the next couple weeks for audio Seed Stories from CAAH!
Also, coming soon is the next Seed Story Broadcast, from the farm of Herb Culver, an Ozark seed saver, in Deer, Arkansas.