Seed collection seminar

Seed Collection Seminar

Join Perth NRM and the City of Kalamunda for this FREE seminar on seed collection.

Date: Thursday, 8th February 2018
Time: 1pm to 4pm
Location: Lesmurdie Hall – 96 Gladys Road, Lesmurdie
Cost: FREE

Has your group or organisation been thinking about propagating your own local, endemic seedlings to help boost your restoration projects? Not sure where to start and what’s involved when it comes to seed collection. Or you’ve seen seed collection being carried out by others and you’re interested in what’s involved in the process?

This seminar will introduce you to the process of seed collection, including:

  • On-ground seed and cuttings collection technique
  • Collection planning
  • Standards and regulations around seed collection
  • Licensing
  • Seed testing and dormancy
  • Pre-treatments
  • Processing seeds and cuttings
  • Storage requirements and seed banking

Expert Speakers Damian Grose and Richard McDowell, will discuss the intricacies of seed collection, including licensing, on-ground collection techniques, processing, storage, preparation, and much more!

Register here or visit our website for more information and to download the flyer.