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! – Week 5

Can you dig it? The founders of this week’s Spotlight on Sustainability definitely can. And by “it”, we mean sustainability, urban growing, and social and civic awareness. Their website shares a unique and inspiring goal of creating “opportunities for individuals of all kinds to experience participation and social inclusion through food growing.” Launched in 2009 as part […]

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