July is Seed Savers Exchange Month in Iowa

July is Seed Savers Exchange Month in Iowa

In recognition of 40 years’ dedication to saving and sharing heirloom seeds, Iowa Governor Terry Branstad has signed a proclamation announcing that July, 2015 is officially Seed Savers Exchange Month across the state of Iowa. In the proclamation, which was signed at the state capitol in Des Moines on June 10, Governor Branstad encourages “all Iowans to honor and celebrate this occasion through appropriate festivities and observances” and commends the staff of Seed Savers Exchange (SSE) for the “diligent efforts and undying passion by which they complete this important work to preserve our rich heritage.”

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Seed Savers Exchange welcomes Jovan Sage to Board of Directors

Seed Savers Exchange welcomes Jovan Sage to Board of Directors

Seed Savers Exchange is delighted to welcome Jovan Sage as the newest member of the board of directors.  Ms. Sage was elected to the board as a director at a special meeting on May 29, 2015, bringing the total number of SSE board members to nine. 

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