March 22, 2015
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Concerned about GMO’s?
Heirloom or hybrid?
Wondering “why support local agriculture”?
Come to hear how Pinetree Seeds is addressing these issues!
Pinetree Seeds of New Gloucester is a local-scale seed supply company playing an increasingly important role in maintaining diverse seed stocks. As traditional varieties of food and ornamental plants disappear, and hybrids and GMOs are become big business, Pine Tree is helping to protect diversity and keep small growers everywhere supplied with the heartiest and tastiest varieties. Come to hear more about how they test plant varieties, their thoughts on new trends and varieties in seeds, and get their recommendations for growing next year.
Venue: St Paul's Episcopal Church