Author Archives: Darla

About Darla

I've been part of Southern Exposure Seed Exchange since November, 2010. Here, I enjoy coordinating projects aimed at creating a more just food system, as well as through building and design of on-site infrastructure that is in line with our overarching values of sustainability.

National Heirloom Expo

One of the recent events that Southern Exposure attended is the National Heirloom Expo in Santa Rosa, CA.  This is quite the trek for us, but it’s rare to be able to connect with a group of individuals and organizations … Continue reading

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Foundations: Researching our Options

When I first joined the team designing our new office, there was so much to do that I had no idea where to start. Being a literal sort of person, I decided to start from the ground up: the foundation. … Continue reading

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Seed Office Warehouse: Building With Salvaged Materials

This is part of a series of blogs about the building of a new seed office headquarters for Southern Exposure Seed Exchange (SESE). You couldn’t tell at a glance, but beneath a labyrinth of woody vines and bushes, piles of … Continue reading

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