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Slow Seed Summit (week 2)

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Social Networking Breakout Rooms
Join a regional networking session or create your own session for others to join!
2021-02-26T12:00:00Z 2021-02-28T20:00:00Z America/New_York Social+Networking+Breakout+Rooms Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Film Screening: “Grain Changers"
Presented by Andrew Calabrese, Panel Discussion: A Conversation With Grain Changers.
Andy Clark Tristan Noyes Jeremy Cherfas Claudia Bouvier Nanna Meyer Mona Esposito Andrew Calabrese
2021-02-26T12:50:00Z 2021-02-26T15:00:00Z America/New_York Film+Screening%3A+%E2%80%9CGrain+Changers%22 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Workshop and Demonstration: Whole Grains in the Home Kitchen
With Mona Esposito and Claudia Bouvier
Mona Esposito Claudia Bouvier Andrew Calabrese
2021-02-26T15:00:00Z 2021-02-26T16:00:00Z America/New_York Workshop+and+Demonstration%3A+Whole+Grains+in+the+Home+Kitchen Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Grain Chains Panel Discussion with Jill Brockman-Cummings, June Russell, Harold Wilken, David Shields
A discussion about regional grain chains.
Harold Wilken Jill Brockman-Cummings David Shields June Russell
2021-02-26T16:00:00Z 2021-02-26T17:00:00Z America/New_York Grain+Chains+Panel+Discussion+with+Jill+Brockman-Cummings%2C+June+Russell%2C+Harold+Wilken%2C+David+Shields Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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How Seeds Are Grown Matters to Fish
2021-02-26T17:00:00Z 2021-02-26T18:00:00Z America/New_York How+Seeds+Are+Grown+Matters+to+Fish Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Live Demo on How to Save Seeds
Join us for a live demo of the two seed saving processes, wet and dry, and learn about the benefit of saving seeds and their ability to regional adapt.
Jeff Quattrone Brijette Peña
2021-02-27T12:50:00Z 2021-02-27T14:00:00Z America/New_York Live+Demo+on+How+to+Save+Seeds Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Community Seed Saving
Seeds and community are a natural fit. Seed libraries are a hub of may community projects around seeds. In this session learn how to start one in yours.
Keith Monahan Jeanine Scheffert Melissa de Bilot Bevin Cohen Elphas Masanga
2021-02-27T14:00:00Z 2021-02-27T15:00:00Z America/New_York Community+Seed+Saving Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Seeds and Schools
School gardens offer teachers, students and communities a living classroom. This session will cover how to plant the seeds for those classrooms.
Neha Shah Kim Aman Julie Brunson
2021-02-27T15:00:00Z 2021-02-27T16:00:00Z America/New_York Seeds+and+Schools Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Dig in to the Share a Seed Campaign
This session's about the newest edition to Slow Food's seed programming, the Share a Seed Campaign! Join us to find how you can participate.
Jeff Quattrone Reana Kovalcik
2021-02-27T16:15:00Z 2021-02-27T17:15:00Z America/New_York Dig+in+to+the+Share+a+Seed+Campaign Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Closing keynote: Seeds Tell the Untold Stories and Time Holds Them to be Discovered
Seeds Tell the Untold Stories. Time Holds Them to be Discovered
Karen Washington
2021-02-28T12:50:00Z 2021-02-28T14:10:00Z America/New_York Closing+keynote%3A+Seeds+Tell+the+Untold+Stories+and+Time+Holds+Them+to+be+Discovered Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Plant a Seed Stories and the Slow Food Ark of Taste
Ark of Taste and the Garden State tomato, Old Carolina Tomato, Early Scarlet Horn Carrot, King Philip Corn, Aunt Molly’s Ground Cherry, Jimmy Nardello.
David Vargas Bevin Cohen Owen Taylor Zachary Paige Mimi Edleman Jeff Quattrone
2021-02-28T13:50:00Z 2021-02-28T15:10:00Z America/New_York Plant+a+Seed+Stories+and+the+Slow+Food+Ark+of+Taste Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Closing debrief + looking ahead
Take some time to debrief together and think about the future of Slow Seed.
2021-02-28T15:15:00Z 2021-02-28T16:30:00Z America/New_York Closing+debrief+%2B+looking+ahead Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)


Jill Brockman-Cummings

Harold Wilken

Karen Washington

Black Urban Growers (BUGS)

David Vargas

Chef/Owner at Vida Cantina Restaurant

Jeff Quattrone

Andrew Calabrese

Professor and Associate Dean of Graduate Programs and Research

Mimi Edleman

I and Me Farms

Zachary Paige

Owen Taylor

Truelove Seeds

Julie Brunson

H.O.P.E. Gardens

Kim Aman

Slow Food School Gardens

Neha Shah

Slow Food School Gardens

Melissa de Bilot

Slow Food South Africa

Elphas Masanga

Slow Food Youth Network, Kenya

Jeanine Scheffert

Seed Savers Exchange Education and Engagement Manager

Bevin Cohen

Small House Farm

Keith Monahan

Community Seed Network

Brijette Peña

Owner, San Diego Seed Company

Claudia Bouvier

Owner, Pastificio Boulder Craft Pasta

Jeremy Cherfas

Eat the Podcast

Tristan Noyes

Executive Director, Maine Grain Alliance

Andy Clark

Owner/baker, Moxie Bread Co., Louisville, Colorado

Mona Esposito

The Grain Lady

Nanna Meyer

Director, The Grain School, University of Colorado in Colorado Springs

June Russell


David Shields

Session leader

Reana Kovalcik

Share a Seed Project

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