Backyard Seed Saving I: Saving Biodiversity in Your Backyard! – Tiny Diner

The Tiny Diner hosts various events, workshops and classes at our restaurant. These classes seek to introduce and extend our understanding about food, water, energy, health, and permaculture design techniques for our homes, businesses, and communities. Some of the topics include storm water management, rain gardening, straw bale gardening, basic botany, composting and vermiculture, beekeeping, mushroom production, and more. The classes will be free or low-cost. Please stay connected to our class calendar and make sure to sign-up for them as they become available.

Location: All events and classes will be held at Tiny Diner restaurant (1024 E. 38th Street, S. Minneapolis) unless noted otherwise.

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Backyard Seed Saving I: Saving Biodiversity in Your Backyard!

May 27, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Interested in saving seeds? Learn how you can save and pass on agricultural biodiversity in your home and community this season from Koby JH of Seed Sages. This fun class will give you easy steps to successfully save seed this year! This class is part 1 of 2. You can come to just one or the other but attending both is encouraged! This class is a $5-10 donation. No one will be turned away if unable to pay! RSVPs required. Please send an email to Andrea at to RSVP or if you have any questions.

About the teacher: Koby Jeschkeit-Hagen is the founder of Seed Sages, a local seed saving organization that provides trainings, consultations, and education. Seed stewardship and biodiversity conservation is a driving force behind her work. She has worked at Emandal Farm, JD Rivers Children’s Garden, Seed Savers Exchange, Seeds of Change, and Ecology Action. She also has a masters in Community and Regional Planning as well as Permaculture training. She draws on many approaches to share diverse seed saving, farming and community-building methods.


May 27, 2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Tiny Diner
1024 E. 38th Street
Minneapolis, MN United States
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