Spotlight on Sustainability: South Malahat 4-H

Now in its 70th year, 4-H has been shaping the heads, hearts, hands, and health of its young members. This youth oriented agricultural club strives to provide young people with opportunities to become productive adults who can help better their communities. There are chapters all over Canada, including on the island. Meet the South Malahat […]

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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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