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Seed Collection Workshop - St Arnaud

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With generous support from the Natural Resources Conservation Trust and Cassinia Environmental, Seeding Victoria is running a series of seed collection workshops in central Victoria.

The workshop will cover: 

  • The nuts and bolts to seed collecting: You will learn species identification, what permits you need to obtain for collecting seed, OH&S, collection techniques, extraction and storage.
  • Field Trip: We will have a look at the OH&S components of seed collecting, observing what’s flowering and what will be ready to collect in the coming months.
  • There will be an opportunity to order seed-collecting equipment on the day.
  • Learn about how the NRCT Seed Bank Revolving Fund works and how to obtain a discount for seed-collecting equipment.
  • Introduction to the BushBank Program: How to get involved in collecting seed for the $30M Government program and access funding to undertake biodiversity planting on your property. 

Morning tea and lunch will be provided.

Bring along suitable clothing and footwear as a component of the workshop will be outdoors.

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