Spotlight on Sustainability: Caffe Fantastico

Owners Ryan and Kristy Taylor‘s local empire began when Ryan opened a small coffee cart. His stand became a favourite among tourists. Eventually, the cart turned into a vibrant café in the heart of Quadra Village. Caffe Fantastico is a Victoria staple, a local favourite hangout spot, and of course, serves an amazing cup of […]

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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: 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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