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1 12, 2021

The Hare’s Corner Update

2021-12-01T09:47:36+00:00December 1st, 2021|News|Comments Off on The Hare’s Corner Update

On Monday 23rd of August, Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Senator Pippa Hackett, joined members of Burrenbeo Trust, local farmers, representatives of Clare County Council and Irish Seed Savers to launch The Hare’s Corner, a new biodiversity initiative for Co. Clare. Inspired by the term ‘The Hare’s Corner’, an old [...]

30 11, 2021

Giving Tuesday

2021-11-30T09:08:34+00:00November 30th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Giving Tuesday

Thank you for your support of Irish Seed Savers Association as we continue to work to conserve open-pollinated heirloom seed varieties and safeguard Ireland’s Apple Tree heritage. We work with local communities, funders, and government departments to preserve our wonderful food crop cultural heritage. Today, November 30th is #GivingTuesday, and we are reaching out to [...]

24 11, 2021

Ted Brooks

2021-11-24T11:46:00+00:00November 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ted Brooks

It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of our former Chair and long-time Irish Seed Savers supporter Ted Brooks. Ted had a wonderfully calm and quiet way about him, but was a man to get things done. His impact on our organisation was profound and enduring, he will be greatly [...]

19 08, 2021

Irish Seed Savers Announce 3D Virtual Tour in Development

2021-08-19T11:31:59+00:00August 19th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Irish Seed Savers Announce 3D Virtual Tour in Development

Irish Seed Savers are delighted to announce during Heritage Week 2021 that we are in the process of creating a digital heritage resource in the format of a virtual reality 360˚ experience to provide access to the living heritage at Irish Seed Savers Association. Funded by the Heritage Council Community Heritage Grant Scheme, this project [...]

11 05, 2021

Irish Seed Savers Monthly Book Review – The Self-Sufficient Garden by Klaus Laitenberger

2021-05-11T16:20:34+00:00May 11th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Irish Seed Savers Monthly Book Review – The Self-Sufficient Garden by Klaus Laitenberger

In a world filled with "How to Grow" books, Klaus Laitenberger has carved himself a virtually unique niche for Irish readers. His books are written on how to grow in Ireland, not someone else’s microclimates, but all the wonderful challenges that we face here. He has already produced must-have books, such as Vegetables for the [...]

26 02, 2021

Online Community Seed Exchange 2021

2021-03-01T09:10:39+00:00February 26th, 2021|Events, News|Comments Off on Online Community Seed Exchange 2021

The Irish Seed Savers Community Seed Exchange is one of our biggest events of the year where we invite individuals, gardening and community groups to come together and share / swop seeds. This event forms a large part of our ethos here at Irish Seed Savers, bringing communities together to promote biodiversity, share stories and to [...]

19 02, 2021

Community Seed Guardian Programme Awardees Announced

2021-11-17T10:21:38+00:00February 19th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Community Seed Guardian Programme Awardees Announced

Irish Seed Savers Association is delighted to announce that Ten Community Garden Groups have been awarded a place on the Community Seed Guardian Programme. Commencing on Friday 26th February, Irish Seed Savers will provide the ten selected community gardens training and mentoring in seed growing and seed saving with experienced facilitators, learning the steps to [...]

6 01, 2021

Win a Schools Supporter Package

2021-01-07T09:53:51+00:00January 6th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Win a Schools Supporter Package

Due to popular demand, The Year Round Organic School Garden book has been updated and reprinted. To celebrate, Irish Seed Savers want to give 10 schools the opportunity to win an Annual Schools Supporter Package. The Schools Supports Package prize includes: A copy of The Year Round Organic School Garden book Seven Free packets of [...]

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