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Feb 4th: Our Inaugural Tea, Biscuits and Gardening Night

Posted: January 28, 2016

We’re talking real biscuits here: This is an open obligation-free invitation to join us on Thursday Feb 4th for Tea, Biscuits and Gardening. What is it? We are aware that our opening hours are a little restricted for the working gardener, so every Thursday we are opening until 730PM, and if we’re opening late then … Continue reading

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Seed Saving Article in Plough to Pantry

Posted: January 11, 2016

Check out the free online and print magazine out of Asheville, NC, Plough to Pantry that features an article on our seed saving mission here at Sow True Seed. Plought to Pantry is a publication that focuses on growing and eating, two things which are very close to our hearts at Sow True Seed. Read … Continue reading

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Sow True Seed’s School Garden Seed Giveaway 2015

Posted: November 13, 2015

One of Sow True Seed’s five intentions is Sow: the growers of the future are our future. By seeding young minds with excitement and enthusiasm for a greener world, we can grow a better world. To honor this intention, we would like to invite school garden leaders to a private event at Sow True Seed … Continue reading

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WNC Garlic Fest 2015

Posted: September 8, 2015

WNC Garlic Fest 2015 Eat, Learn and Grow The second annual WNC Garlic Fest will once again grace the South Slope of Asheville on Sept 26, 2015! It is a free event, open to everyone; vampires welcome, if they dare. WNC Garlic Fest combines a celebration of all things awesome about eating garlic and a … Continue reading

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Garlic Harvest Photo Contest

Posted: July 9, 2015

In celebration of WNC Garlic Fest 2015, Sow True Seed is running a Garlic Harvest Photo Contest. It’s super easy to enter and three randomly selected winners will receive 1lb of seed garlic of their choice!  All you have to do is email community@sowtrue.com a fun picture of your garlic harvest, the name of the … Continue reading

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Asheville’s Pollination Celebration! Aims to Get You Buzzed

Posted: June 10, 2015

June 7, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Asheville’s Pollination Celebration! Aims to Get You Buzzed Asheville, NC–Most of us have heard that honeybees and monarchs are in trouble, but did you know that almost all pollinators need our help? Every third bite we eat is thanks to bees, contributing about $15 billion to American agriculture annually. … Continue reading

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Potato Day, 14 March 2015

Posted: March 12, 2015

Sow True Seed will be hosting a FREE Potato Day on the 14th Feb 2015. Come and learn about potatoes, how to grow them, look after them, recognize pests and diseases and storing potatoes at Potato Day. We’ll have two classes on Growing Potatoes 101 (10am and 2pm), including different container techniques, and one short … Continue reading

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Local Schools Growing Spring Plant Starts

Posted: March 4, 2015

This year, local schools are growing Sow True Seed’s Spring starts! Evergreen Community Charter School and Hall Fletcher Elementary have been using some of their indoor growing space to educate gardeners of the future AND make some money to support their school garden programs. Sow True Seed has contracted these willing gardeners to grow some … Continue reading

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