Spotlight on Sustainability: The Greater Victoria Green Team

Looking for ways to get help your community? Join the Greater Victoria Green Team! The first Green Team (Lower Mainland Green Team) was originally formed in February 2011. By February 2012, the environmental volunteer group grew to 800 volunteers and had already removed 10,000 pounds of invasive plants and planted 465 native plants and trees. […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Victoria High School’s Learning Farm

Beginning April 9th 2018, students at Victoria High School will have the opportunity to learn hands on what it’s like to grow food in an urban setting as the school opens its Learning Farm. “The on-going inspiration has been to connect students to land, teach them applicable skills to grow their own food, and help […]

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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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