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Post by MrsNesbitt on 19th November 2009, 9:08 am

Well it is that time of the year when our thoughts start turning to next year in the garden. The seed catalogues will be arriving and our thoughts turn to Spring!

Anybody fancy a seed swap?

Basically if you do, just say so here & I'll organise it.

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Post by Sparhawk on 19th November 2009, 9:14 am

Yes please, seeds are all ready to go in a tub by the computer...

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Post by MrsNesbitt on 19th November 2009, 9:22 am

Great stuff hun!
Just PM me your name & address & I'll get the ball rolling!

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Post by Compostwoman on 19th November 2009, 10:13 am

Good idea D!

I have seeds I am happy to put in a swap...will pm my addy...

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Post by polgara on 19th November 2009, 10:32 am

Yes please, but include me with Sparhawk as then only need 1 posting. 👽
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Post by MrsNesbitt on 3rd January 2010, 10:34 am

Just bumping this one up again folks...

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Post by Wilhelm Von Rhomboid on 3rd January 2010, 12:55 pm

Oh heavens, have not even thought about seed catalogues yet. Better do that really.
I'd be up for going on the swap list though.

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Post by MrsC on 3rd January 2010, 1:06 pm

I don't yet have anything to swap - but hope that if this one is a success then there'll be a second next year!

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Post by AngelinaJellyBeana on 3rd January 2010, 1:54 pm

Count me in, please
Will pm you my addy

Mrs C, I'm sure there will be plenty for you to join in as well

I've got so many packets of seeds that, apart from some onion sets, garlic and a few spuds, I'm going to try and just use what I've got or what I get in swap.
It will be hard as I get sooo excited and a bit carried away when all the new packets of seeds come out
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Post by Compostwoman on 3rd January 2010, 3:58 pm

Me too.... Embarassed

Have made resolution I am NOT going to order loads of stuff, I am going to USE UP seeds in my stash...

and join in the swap!

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Post by MrsNesbitt on 3rd January 2010, 5:39 pm

Mrs C there will be loads hun. Just join up!

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Post by MrsC on 3rd January 2010, 7:10 pm

Ok - count me in then. Mrs N - I'm PM you my address.

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Post by AngelinaJellyBeana on 3rd January 2010, 7:36 pm

Hurrah, Mrs C. Just think, you can spend your days growing lovely veg Ceedlings til LittleC arrives Very Happy
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Post by MrsC on 4th January 2010, 7:33 am

Ceedlings! Like it! Laughing

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Post by MrsNesbitt on 4th January 2010, 8:42 am

Great stuff MrsC!

Will keep bumping this up till end of January so keep eyes open for any spare stuff Wink

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Post by polgara on 25th February 2010, 10:43 am

Is this still going ahead?

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Post by MrsNesbitt on 25th February 2010, 11:32 am

Absolutely!


Please make sure you have pm'd me your address anybody who is participating !

Rock & Rolling by weekend!

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Post by MrsNesbitt on 25th February 2010, 4:16 pm

ompostwoman and Billy I need you to pm me your addresses please.

Thanks
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Post by MrsNesbitt on 26th February 2010, 2:01 pm

OK everybody!
The adventure begins!


Who will be first to receive????????? treeswing

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Post by polgara on 26th February 2010, 2:54 pm

OOOOOOOO what excitment :bounce:
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Post by MrsC on 26th February 2010, 4:53 pm

Ooooh - exciting! I'm a seed swap virgin! Shocked

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Post by Sparhawk on 12th March 2010, 12:13 am

Anybody any idea where it has landed, is it possible have an itinerary please Mrs N...

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Post by MrsNesbitt on 12th March 2010, 9:08 am

The swap "parcel" is on it's way to the first person who will have the list. Part of the swap is the fun element. Basically when you receive the parcel you take out any seeds you need/can use/fancy using, add some of your own and send it on to the next person on the list who does the same. When the parcel comes back to me the mission can start again if necessary as often there are quite a few seeds left over. Very Happy

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Post by Compostwoman on 12th March 2010, 12:20 pm

But its an idea to post up here when you get it and when you send it on...and maybe a pm after a few days ( if the next person doesn't mention getting it...) to check it arrived?

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Post by MrsNesbitt on 12th March 2010, 3:11 pm

Great CW! Yes!

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