Spotlight on Sustainability: Kids Garden Club

The Gardens at HCP, a local favourite gardening hot-spot, has brought back their popular Kids Garden Club for its third year. Once a month, children of all ages (and their parents) are welcome to join the team at the gardens for a morning of learning and fun. “Our two hour sessions provide time to actively […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: 19th Annual BC Farmers’ Market Conference

The weekend of March 2 to 4, 2018, is your chance to learn more about the farmers’ market industry. The 19th annual BC Farmers’ Markets Conference, hosted at the Inn at Laurel Point in Victoria, will bring together market managers, farmers, small scale food processors, artisans, and agricultural and community leaders for a weekend of […]

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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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