Events

Tomato TastingWhere to Find Us!

We give workshops and presentations on seed saving, heirloom gardening, and seed growing as a farm enterprise; host seed swaps; host variety tastings; distribute seed saving resources; and love opportunites to meet our customers and growers! We'll be bringing varieties to several tomato tastings in 2014. Check back for more information. Let us know if you have an event or know of one where Southern Exposure should be represented.

Georgia Organics 17th Annual Conference and Expo
Jekyll Island, GA • February 21–22, 2014 georgiaorganics.org

Stop by the Southern Exposure booth to pick seeds and books and don't forget to join us for an Old Fashioned Seed Swap hosted by Southern Exposure Seed Exchange and the Organic Seed Alliance. Ira will be at the Swap or our booth to answer your gardening questions and to sign her new book, The Timber Press Guide to Vegetable Gardening in the Southeast.

10 reasons why my sharecropper grandmother would be proud of me in the Seed Movement
February 25, 2014,
Noon-2:00pm
Perry Paige Auditorium/ Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, FL
View the online flyer (PDF).

GMO contamination threats to the organic seed system
February 27, 2014,
11:00am - 1:00pm
(Open to the public)
State College, Venice, FL
View the online flyer (PDF).

Edible Landscapes
February 27, 2014
, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Venice Library, 300 S. Nokomis Ave, Venice, FL 34285
View the online flyer (PDF).

Seed Saving Workshop
February 28, 2014
, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Registration: $25 (Hands-on seed saving demonstrations)
Crowley Nature and Cultural History Center, 16405 Myakka Road, Sarasota, FL, 34240
http://crowleyfl.org/2014/02/seed-saving-workshop
View the online flyer (PDF).

Seed Workshops - Florida A&M University Small Family Farms
Tallahassee, FL • February 28–March 2

Prince George Master Gardeners Good Gardening Symposium
March 8, 2014
Gardening for Flavor in Central Virginia: Heirlooms and other Good Varieties-Ira Wallace
pgmga.org/

Organic Growers' School 20th Annual Spring Conference
Asheville, NC • March 8-9, 2014 organicgrowersschool.org/
Stop by our booth to pick up a book or some seeds. Southern Exposure's longtime garlic manager Chris "River" Prime will be giving a talk Growing Great Garlic and Perennial Onions on Saturday and Sunday.

Growing Great Vegetables
March 18, 2014, 7:00-8:30 pm
Piedmont Master Gardeners
Albemarle County Office Building,1600 5th Street Extended, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
http://www.piedmontmastergardeners.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/SLS_Flyer.pdf

Year-Round Bounty for the Home Gardener
March 19, 2014 1-3 pm
Henrico Master Gardeners
Crisp winter salads, rainbow carrots, fresh kimchee, and sweet braised greens are just a few of the fresh from the garden delights awaiting food gardeners in the southeast in winter. Covers practical information for planning, planting, and producing a garden all year where summer heat is more of an issue than winter lows. Learn techniques for using shade in summer, starting fall seedlings in the "dog days of summer," as well as planning and planting enough in our fall garden for harvesting until spring. Ira Wallace, Southern Exposure Seed Exchange.

The Virginia Festival of the BOOK
March 19-22, 2014
http://www.vabook.org/index.html/

Central Virginia Master Gardeners 2014 Backyard Gardening Series
March 22, 2014 "Backyard Vegetable Gardening in Central Virginia"
March 29, 2014 "Backyard Perennials and Annuals in Central Virginia"
April 5, 2014 "Backyard Native and Invasive Plants in Central Virginia"

Thomas Jefferson Center for Historic Plants Open House
Charlottesville, VA • April 5, 2014 facebook.com/monticellochp

Mother Earth News Fair
Asheville, NC • April 12-13, 2014 motherearthnews.com/fair

Springfest - J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College
Goochland, VA • April 26, 2014

Herbs Galore - Maymont Foundation
Richmond, VA • April 26, 2014 maymont.org

Mother Earth News Fair
Puyallup, WA • May 31 - June 1, 2014 motherearthnews.com/fair

Polyface Farm Field Day
Swope, VA • July 19, 2014www.polyfacefarms.com

The National Heirloom Exposition
Santa Rosa, CA • September 9-11, 2014 theheirloomexpo.com

The Heritage Harvest Festival at Monticello
Charlottesville, VA • September 12-13, 2014 heritageharvestfestival.com/

Mother Earth News Fair
Seven Springs, PA • September 12-13, 2014 motherearthnews.com/fair

Heritage Harvest Festival at Monticello with Southern ExposureThe Heritage Harvest Festival at Monticello

Thanks to everyone who attended for making this year's Heritage Harvest Festival at Monticello a great success. We hope you’ll join us for next year’s festival, September 12–13, 2014.

www.HeritageHarvestFestival.com

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