Author Archives: Brian Williams

June 2022 SSFS Meeting : Making Apple Cider and Apple Cider Vinegar

Making Apple Cider and Apple Cider Vinegar Brian Williams and Francesca Ritson will cover the basics of making Apple Cider and Cider vinegar. Zoom:  South Sound Fruit Society is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: South Sound Fruit … Continue reading

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May SSFS Meeting : Native Bees

Save the date for our next SSFS meeting via Zoom on Tuesday, May 3, 2022:   6:30 pm – Zoom opens for social and sharing time   7:00 pm – Meeting begins with short business/board meeting   7:15 pm – … Continue reading

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SSFS March 2022 Meeting: Building a Codling Moth Trap

Building a Codling Moth Trap,  Tuesday March 1st at 7: pm.  SSFS is very pleased to have Peg Amandes demonstrate how toBuild a Codling Moth trap.  She builds them out of easily available material and uses a pheromone lure as an attractant. This … Continue reading

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Feb 2021 South Sound Fruit Society Meeting – Growing Raspberries

Our next Zoom meeting is February 2nd, at 7 pm and is about “Growing Raspberries in PNW Home Gardens.”  Washington State is a leader in red raspberry production. Backyard gardeners can also enjoy raspberry growing in Washington State. This presentation … Continue reading

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January 5th SSFS Meeting – Gardening for Climate Change

January 5th at 7 pm, Daron Williams, the Community Conservation Manager at Capitol Land Trust. Daron will be speaking about How to Prepare your Gardens and Orchards for Climate Change Climate chaos is upon us. Droughts are becoming more common. And … Continue reading

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Dec 2020 SSFS Meeting: Many Trees Project

Hi all, We will reconvene on December 1stat 7 pm.  Chris & Guy from the Many Trees Project will speak about the history and social and ecological roles of nut trees as food sources, carbon sinks, and key elements in biodiverse habitats. From … Continue reading

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December 2020 SSFS Meeting: Many Trees Project

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South Sound Fruit Society – October 2020 Meeting

Tuesday, October 6th at 7pm we will be having a general meeting and discussion of this year’s harvest, the good, the bad and the ugly are all welcome, except for the discussion of politics. Let it be a vacation from … Continue reading

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Events Canceled until Further Notice

GRuB has decided, which makes a lot of sense as Thurston County has it’s first reported case of Corona Virus, to cancel all indoor events at GRuB. So this Sunday’s tool sharpening event is cancelled and Tuesday meetings are cancelled … Continue reading

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SSFS Oct 2019 Meeting: Compost and Potting Soils

Compost and Potting Soils: Growing Container Plants without Peat Ian Stoner will discuss potting soil types, compositions and possibilities for renewal materials. He will also include a discussion of his own experiments  using Scot’sw Broom as a substrate for container … Continue reading

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