Our Annual Gardening Extravaganza: Seedy Saturday!

Save the date for Hamilton Seedy Saturday 2017

Date: Saturday, February 4, 2017

Location: McQuesten Urban Farm 

785 Britannia Avenue (St. Helen Centre @ McQuesten)

Time: 10am-3pm

We are so looking forward to this fantastic event that brings together a wonderful community of like minded vendors, environmental groups, and local organizations. As always our goal is to host the community seed exchange, promote sustainable and local products and practices and share knowledge through workshops and presentations.

Our 2017 Vendors
(click to visit their website)

Seeds of Diversity
Tree and Twig
Urban Harvest Organic Seeds
Silver Creek Nursery
Matchbox Garden
Hawthorn Farms
Sunfire Herbals
Mohawk College Sustainability Office
Rebel with a Garden
Plan B Organics
Sentimental Farm 
Annalid Cycle 
Bulk Food Warehouse 

Our 2017 Community Groups

Neighbour to Neighbour
Environment Hamilton
Hamilton Victory Gardens
McQuesten Urban Farm
Hamilton Seed Library
The Crown Point Garden Club
Waterdown Farmers Market
Royal Botanical Garden
Dundurn National Historic Site
Mount Hamilton Horticulture Society 
Bartonville Neighbourhood Community Gardens 
Ontario Invasive Species Council 
City Housing Hamilton

Seedy Saturday 2017 is the ‘go to’ place for anyone and everyone interested in backyard gardening, edible gardening, pollinator gardens, sustainability, heirloom and organic seed supplies and more! Join us to enjoy a wide range of vendors and exhibitors.

Workshop Schedule:

10:00 am – Auburn Acres– Backyard Chickens

11:00 am- Tree and Twig– Growing Unusual Things and Planning the Seed Saving Garden

12:00 pm – Plan B Organic Farm– Farming at McQuesten

12:00 pm – Royal Botanical Gardens– Kids in the Garden

1:00 pm – Anything Grows Seed Company– Sprouts and Microgreens

1:00 pm- Sunfire Herbals– Medicinal Herb Gardening

2:00 pm – Sentimental Farms– Urban Homesteading

2:00 pm-  Silvercreek Nursery– Fruit Tree Pruning


If you are interested in volunteering for the event please contact chelsea.curran@greenventure.ca or laura.anderson@greenventure.ca for more information. 905-540-8787 ext. 158

Thank you to our Seedy Saturday 2017 promotional sponsors, we appreciate your support:


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