Graines de Troc, yet another seed swap website ?
It is a online platform where everyone can share and trade seeds. We all build the same available list.
Each shipment of seeds is worth a token that allows members to choose any variety in the list.
Swaping is an opportunity to try another sharing system. GrainesDeTroc make it easy and magic.
Every seeds, except hybrids, can be shared.
Then web is fine, but we also encourage and promote every local swaps.
How it works ?
The easiest way of all is to build up your personal collection of seeds or wishes.
You can also set what you are looking for.
You get a mail as soon as someone ask for it. Then, You just have to put the seed packet in an envelope, stamp, and mail. When received, you get a token.
And it's your turn ! You can browse available seeds. If one is good for you. Just click.
Easy isn't it ?
All is free ! If you have seeds, you can start now.
Numbers about the website
Since it has opened in may 2012, 2208 swapers have join from 30 different countries mainly in France for instance.
You are sharing a nice 1884 varieties list
We already count 6825 exchanges, and there is still 93 ongoing trades. See details
When you have finish visiting, don't forget to share the idea and spread the word ! As seeds need your help, we do so.