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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Spotlight on Sustainability: Lohbrunner Community Farm Co-op

Growing food and building a community Named after the widow who originally donated the land in 2007, Norma Lohbrunner, the Lohbrunner Community Farm Co-op manages 13 acres of farm land in Langford, B.C. The land is farmed collectively and leased to individual farmers, connecting them with the local community. The land is owned by FarmFolk […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability – Week 10

This week’s Spotlight on Sustainability features Victory Gardens of Vancouver! Victory Gardens is a worker co-operative that prides itself on being a triple bottom line business. The company strives to be economically, environmentally, and socially sustainable. Victory Gardens is a team of urban growers who help people grow their own food. The company aids their […]

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