Permaculture Plant/Seed Exchange and Discussion

  • May 1, 2013 · 6:00 PM
  • Chapman Food Forest

We would love to invite you to a permaculture plant and seed exchange and discussion.  If you don't have plants or seeds to share yet, that's OK!  Come anyway, we'll share :)  Please do not bring any hybrid seeds, it's important for us to be able to develop varieties specific to Southwest Florida.  Plants that are known will be available include: comfrey bocking #4 and moringa trees.  Countless seeds will be available.

Discussions will be open.  You'll be able to bring up any topic you like.  Some topics of interest we may want to discuss include:

- How to get essential and beneficial nutrients into the soil.

- What animals we want to create habitat for and how to do that.

- Which, "weeds" are in fact extremely beneficial plants?

- Fruit tree varieties that do well here.

- What nitrogen fixing plants do well here.

We can discuss anything though, so come armed with questions and points of discussion.

This meetup will be hosted by David Chapman at the Chapman Food Forest in Golden Gate Estates.  If you would like to walk around the early stage 2.5 acre food forest, feel free to show up early.

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  • Joe D. M.

    Dave did an exceptional job of getting everyone together. Everyone participated in the discussion and the plant and seed exchange was a lot of fun. The bananas Dave provided were delicious

    May 2, 2013

  • Alex N.

    Good times!

    May 2, 2013

  • Lisa O.

    I had a great time meeting so many like minded people. Thank you David for hosting the meeting.

    May 2, 2013

  • Robert

    Great meetup, very nice to meeting yall, thank you for the hosting Dave!

    May 1, 2013

  • Tamara E.

    This is a great group of individuals and it was awesome to have the opportunity to meet everyone! I'm excited to see all that we can accomplish for the community in the future!

    1 · May 1, 2013

  • Niamh

    Sorry I had to change my RSVP at the last minute! Hope to get to another meetup soon and also see the Chapman Food Forest. Have fun!

    May 1, 2013

  • Robert

    Awesome, can't wait!
    I just started a food forest in Naples myself btw! :)

    April 27, 2013

  • kimberly c LOCAL FOOD E.

    YiPPPIE !!!! I am sooooo looking forward to seeing you all again !!!

    April 27, 2013

  • Jeanie

    Im out of town but definitely wanting to attend the next one.

    April 27, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I am so sorry to miss this. I am committed to a Maypole dance and celebration the same evening.

    April 18, 2013

  • Lisa O.

    Joe and I will be attending. I have been doing a lot of research on permaculture since visiting your property.

    April 18, 2013

  • David C.

    Feel free to invite people that aren't part of Let's inspire some people to join the movement!

    1 · April 17, 2013

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