Immune Boosting Your Garden

By Alysha Punnett, Site Manager & Community Education Coordinator, Compost Education Centre I talk a lot about prevention in the workshops here at the Compost Education Centre (CEC). An organic gardener’s best line of defence for fighting pests and disease in the garden are techniques that contribute to preventing them in the first place. Below […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Food Eco District

What better way to spend a sunny summer day than biking around Victoria? Bike Tours Victoria has teamed up with the non-profit group Food Eco District (FED) to showcase the city’s sustainable food movement. The Urban Sustainable food tour takes groups of 6-10 from the Bike Tours Victoria headquarters at North 48 Bicycles through the […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Cowichan Green Community Society

Since 2004 the Cowichan Green Community Society (CGC) has striven to bring environmental stability to the Cowichan Region. They actively work to promote food security for their community. “CGC is focused on projects and initiatives that are food-security focused and help build community, food, and resilience in the Cowichan Region,” Says Heather Kaye, Market Manager. […]

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