Our next event is Growing Food Culture 3:00 Fri 13th April
The Box FACT Liverpool L1 4DQ
Join tenantspin and The Mediated Garden for lively discussion on the relationship between food, culture and society. Find out how user led innovation is driving the green agenda and sample home cooked food made with produce grown in The Mediated Garden. There is an opportunity to network with local groups and find out more about our Seed Circle.
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Earlier this month The Mediated Garden took a break from sowing and weeding to talk to Open CuRate It about the role audience curation and collaboration play in shaping the project. Discussion ranged from guerrilla gardening and seed swaps to the potential of the user led model to shape curatorial practices.
You can watch the discussion here
You can be part of Open CuRate It here
This month we are excited to announce our first seed swap event. To join in all you have to do is pop down with your spare seeds and exchange them for some different ones.
Seed swaps are free events and are a great opportunity to meet other growers, share local growing knowledge and of course have a good chat. Here at The Mediated Garden, we have been producing our own seeds and will be bringing a selection for exchange. We’ll also be launching our Seed Circle project so if you are interested in growing, seed saving or just want to know more, we would love to meet you.
You can find out more about seed swapping and seed saving here.
Seedy Saturday Seed Swap
Saturday 18th February 1:00-4:00 pm
FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology)
Wood Street Liverpool L1 4BQ
Happy New Year to all our followers and supporters. Over the last few months we’ve been busy rifling though the seed catalogues looking for yummy new plants for the garden. To add to our edible flower collection this year we’ll be growing Soko Breadseed Poppies. They are a beautiful white poppy which produce loads of seeds which can be used in baking and because they are non hybrid variety, we will be able to save the seed to swap or sow next year. Speaking of which, we are also planning to hold a seed swap event and start a seed circle, more details to follow. If you are interested knowing more about the seed swap, joining a seed circle or any other aspect of the mediated garden, do get in touch.
The Mediated Garden Team
Potato Tasting plus Tattie Tales FACT 24th September 1-4pm
The Mediated Garden are hosting a potato tasting event as part of The Bold Street Festival. This is an opportunity to sample the different varieties we’ve grown and discover more about the garden.
For Tattie Tales our partner project tenantspin will be asking for your favourite recipes, top growing tips and potato lore.
Visit our Facebook event page.