Seeds and seed saving
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Seeds of Diversity Canada offers seed saving manuals, seed exchange for members, listing of Seedy Saturdays across Canada. You can request a guide to organizing Seedy Saturday events.
Miinikaan blog with seed starting tips and choosing seeds for your balcony
Toronto Seed Library gives workshops promoting seed saving and operates branches where seeds can be taken out and returned
Toronto Community Garden Network lists the many seed exchanges that happen in Toronto.
FoodShare - 2 page info sheet
The Bauta Family Initiative on Canadian Seed Security offers support to ecological seed producers, including a seed facilitation fund, training and seed libraries.
Sovereign Seeds is an Indigenous-led network dedicated to supporting Indigenous seed sovereignty in what is colonially known as Canada.
The Vegetable Seed Producers Network (VSPN) helps farmers grow, test, and save vegetable seeds from a list of open-pollinated (OP) vegetable varieties, scale up that seed and share with other growers.
Online local seed companies
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Emma Biggs - youth entrepreneur focusing on tomato varieties