Spotlight on Sustainability: Fernwood NRG’s Food + Growing Workshop Series

Coming soon to the Fernwood Community Centre in Victoria, BC is the Fernwood Neighbourhood Resource Group Society’s (Fernwood NRG) Food + Growing Workshop Series. This diverse selection of workshops will have participants exploring the Fernwood community garden sites and learning skills suitable for an urban gardener. The workshops are taught by Fernwood NRG’s community garden […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: CSA Day 2018

February 23rd is CSA Day 2018! What is CSA and why should you get involved? CSA, Community Supported Agriculture, is a business model for farmers that helps them sell directly to customers. In a traditional CSA membership, the customer pays the farmer in advance for a season’s worth of products. It’s different than buying your […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Seedy Saturday

Seedy Saturday season is upon us! This wonderful lineup of events includes seed swapping, workshops and speakers, exhibits, and a variety of activities supporting sustainable food all over Vancouver Island! When is Seedy Saturday coming to your community? 13 January 2018 Saanich Seedy Saturday hosted by Haliburton Community Organic Farm and the Gardens at HCP […]

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