Spotlight on Sustainability: Yates Street Community Garden

Nestled in Downtown Victoria since 2016 is the Yates Street Community Garden. Located at 1012-1014 Yates Street, the YSCG aims to increase the neighbourhood residents’ capacity to locally grow foo and increase awareness about local urban food production. Some of the foods being grown in the garden are tomatoes, squash, kale, spinach, peas, beans, “all […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: UVic Campus Community Garden

Just a short walk away from UVic’s bustling campus fields, just off of Mackenzie Avenue, you’ll find a 90-plot community garden. The UVic Campus Community Garden (CCG) boasts individual allotment plots and garden plots used by advocacy groups and classes. They also have communal plots they’ve dubbed “giving gardens,” which are used to make donations […]

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