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Gaia Foundation Seed Saving course

22 January 2022

Starts: 11:00
Ends: 14:00

The introduction course will run on Zoom over two Saturdays:
22 January and 26 February 2022    from 11.00 - 14.00

We want to make the training as accessible as possible to all. Tickets are available on a sliding scale £30 full price, £15 half subsidised, and free for those with little to no income. Please select the payment option that suits your situation best. Please take note that there are 10 of each ticket type available and they will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis.

The introduction course will be a gateway to our year long Intermediate seed saving course.

Register and buy tickets

This introduction course will cover:

  • Introduction to plant taxonomy
  • History of seed saving in the UK
  • Pollination
  • Isolation distances and techniques
  • Fitting seed saving into your rotation
  • Case studies of two crops
  • Seed sorting, cleaning, and packaging





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Culbokie indoor and outdoor markets

22 January 2022

Starts: 10:00
Ends: 12:00

Culbokie Community Markets

Saturday 22 January   Findon Hall   10.00 - 12.00

The first indoor market of 2022 is on 22 January, and the weekly outdoor market continues as usual.

Refreshments will be provided at the indoor market by Culbokie Community Trust.

Sylvie Main is the market organiser; contact Sylvie to book a stall or for information about the Community Market.

Mobile   07926 044064    or email    market@culbokiect.org                                                           or      Sylviemain@googlemail.com


We are part of the rapidly expanding worldwide Transition Towns movement. The Black Isle is a peninsula of about 100 sq miles ENE of Inverness in Scotland, UK.