Spotlight on Sustainability: UVic Sustainability Week

  Spotlight on Sustainability: UVic Sustainability Week This week’s Spotlight on Sustainability features the University of Victoria’s Sustainability week! Cross campus initiatives will be taking place from October 11th to 14th in order to promote sustainability and environmental consciousness at UVic. The Campus Planning and Sustainability Committee’s general vision is to integrate sustainability practices and a […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability- Start your own Urban Garden

Starting your own Urban Garden This weeks Spotlight on Sustainability is inspired by local Victorian Cory Shankman. His balcony garden shows how you can get involved in the urban agriculture movement no matter how limited your space or resources may be.   Urban living can pose a challenge to accessing fresh and sustainably grown food, […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability – Salt Spring Island Apple Festival

If you haven’t already made plans for Sunday, Oct 2, consider a trip to the 17th annual Salt Spring Island Apple Festival. Inside Fulford Hall, just minutes from the Fulford Harbor ferry terminal, you will find over 350 varieties of organically grown apples, each with a descriptive label. Ever wondered what kind of apple tree […]

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