Rainy greetings from Sirsi!
We will be in Bangalore for a 1 day MONSOON SALE. Details are below:
DATE: JUNE 12, 2011 (SUNDAY)
VENUE: 79/1-D, G. Ramaiah Reddy Layout, 2nd cross, OFF NANDIDURG ROAD, Bangalore: 46 (Landmark is Senorita, opp. which is the road where the house is).
TIME: 11 AM TO 6 PM (or till stocks last!)
DISPLAY AND SALE OF: Organic, open pollinated vegetable and flower seeds
Fresh vegetables like maggay cucumber
Malnad Mangoes (there is a glut yes, but try our array of local organic mangoes - gidaga, kari ishadu, pyree, sasme mavu etc)
Kokam Butter Balm
Happy Hair Dye
And a diverse range of foods, snacks, pickles, papads and others
including turmeric, vatay podi, tambuli podi, wild curry leaf and
other chutney podis, kashaya podi and so on....
Many of you asked for particular seeds in February at the Malnad
Mela - we have tried our best to bring you whatever we have. A lot of
you have also said your gardens are doing well with the seeds from
Vanastree. On display will be vegetables grown with Malnad seeds from
Lalita Manjunath's garden in Kengeri.
NOTE: Stocks of kokam juice, kokam butter balm, jaggery, turmeric, vatey podi and other products are currently available at NORTHERN ROUTE RESTAURANT, ST MARK'S ROAD, OPP THE State Bank of India AT BISHOP COTTON GIRLS' SCHOOL, BANGALORE.
We hope to make this a regular outlet and encourage you to visit and
pick up whatever you need (and maybe pack in some good food there too).
Please do come! We look forward to meeting you all again.Please also pass this on to people you think may be interested.
VANASTREE - the malnad forest garden & seed keepers' collective
Sirsi, Karnataka, INDIA