Media Coverage

Heirloom Seed Sanctuary in the news!

December 22, 2016
CBC Ideas - Seed Banks: re-sowing paradise

This episode of CBC's Ideas features the Heirloom Seed Sanctuary. The Seed Sanctuary section starts at about 37 minutes and 10 seconds into the program.

April 22, 2015
Seed project Providence Sisters' gift to community

The Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul based in Kingston, Ont., have found a unique way to honour creation through their Heirloom Seed Project.

March 27, 2014
Swapping Seeds at Seedy Saturday

Growers like nothing more than exploring new gardening options for the (hopefully!) upcoming spring. That was the case at Oso Hall on March 22 where organizers of the Sharbot Lake Farmers Market included a number of heritage seed vendors in their usual line-up of regular market vendors.

August 24, 2014
The Whig - Heirloom Tomato Celebration

An annual heirloom tomato celebration strives to remind Kingstonians to help preserve our local seed heritage.

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