Friends of Seeds Meeting

Friends of Seeds Meeting

 

On Saturday 9th of January, a small meeting was held in the premises of the organization among seedkeepers and other citizens who are interested in collecting and preserving traditional seeds. The meeting presented the new initiative of Antigoni Agathokleous, Friends of the Earth (Cyprus) and the newly formed Sustainable Food Council “Sporimos Gi”, to create a Seed Bank and a Seedkeepers Network. Antigoni handed to Friends of the Earth traditional seeds that she has gathered over the past years from all over Cyprus for the creation of the Seed Bank. The seeds were recorded and are now kept at the premises of the organization. During the meeting the attendees had the opportunity to exchanged seeds and join the Seedkeepers Network.