Nothing may be as stark a realization as...

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Mikkelsen
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Nothing may be as stark a realization as...

... the sudden realization that December 15th (when the NARGS Seed List is published)
has 24 hours just like all other days leading up to this day and you don't know in which
of the hours list will be open to view :-\

McGregorUS
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... and it's not open yet .... I've been checking!

Malcolm McGregor
Global Moderator/NARGS Editor
East Yorkshire, UK

Fermi
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nor half an hour later! ;D
cheers
fermi

Fermi de Sousa,
Central Victoria, Australia
Min: -7C, Max: +40C

Peter George
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Joined: 2009-09-03

December 15th starts at different times for NARGS members. Which timezone are we using?

Peter George, Petersham, MA (north central MA, close to the NH/VT borders), zones 5b and 6 around the property.

McGregorUS
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Don't know Peter - but it's exciting waiting - like Christmas stockings. Now go back to sleep or Santa won't come!

Malcolm McGregor
Global Moderator/NARGS Editor
East Yorkshire, UK

CScott
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Joined: 2010-02-23

I was wondering whether I was missing it somehow?
Thanks for expressing that you are waiting too.
I put the Seed Exchange right up there with Santa Claus!
Caroline

harold peachey
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been waiting since 5:00 am for seedex-i see now that it will open at 6:00 pm est-much better than santa!

Harold Peachey
USDA Z5, Onondaga, NY US

Peter George
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Joined: 2009-09-03

There will be some new and unusual wild collected seed in the Seed Exchange, so make sure you get there early! Alplains sent us some very nice material at a sharp discount. Take advantage of it.

Peter George, Petersham, MA (north central MA, close to the NH/VT borders), zones 5b and 6 around the property.

Lserowicz
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Joined: 2009-10-01

Along with the Alplains seed selections, we also received wonderful large donations of wild and garden seed from Ron Ratko and John Weiser. As well as many other goodies from other donors (including many forumists) who were able to collect and donate seed in spite of the bad weather most of us experienced this past year!

I hope you will find the seed list is well worth the wait - It should be up soon. We are just tweaking a few changes and making sure it works flawlessly for all.

Regards from an exhausted Seed Intake Manager....

Laura Serowicz
Seed Exchange Intake Manager
SE Michigan Z6

Hoy
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6:00PM EST means I am in my bed :-\ I stayed up late last night and was very early up this morning too to drive my daughter to the airport (she and some friends want a little pre Xmas weekend in London, can't understand why ;) ) Hopefully it is some interesting things left early Sunday morning!

Trond
Rogaland, Norway - with cool, often rainy summers  (29C max) and mild, often rainy winters (180 cm/year)!

Fermi
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Hoy wrote:

Hopefully it is some interesting things left early Sunday morning!

There should be no worries about that!
Last year I had to send my request by "snail mail" as I was off work when the system went "live" and I still got a great lot of seed! This year we have a computer at home - which we only got operational yesterday! Only 3 hours to go!
cheers
fermi

Fermi de Sousa,
Central Victoria, Australia
Min: -7C, Max: +40C

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