Spotlight on Sustainability: Seedy Saturday

Seedy Saturday season is upon us! This wonderful lineup of events includes seed swapping, workshops and speakers, exhibits, and a variety of activities supporting sustainable food all over Vancouver Island! When is Seedy Saturday coming to your community? 13 January 2018 Saanich Seedy Saturday hosted by Haliburton Community Organic Farm and the Gardens at HCP […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Community Earth’s Coffee Ground Renewal Program

Meet the two Grade 12 students in charge of their own non-profit organization. Emily Lowan and Maiya MacMaster are the two co-directors of Community Earth, a local non-profit closing the coffee ground loop in Victoria. Both are currently in grade twelve at Claremont Secondary School. When Lowan went to her teacher Mark Neufeld at the […]

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Seedy Saturday Victoria Update!

Don’t forget, this weekend is Victoria’s Seedy Saturday (20th)! They’ve got plenty of information up on their Facebook page and also their website. There are many great workshops and speakers available and you can view them here, including learning about D.I.Y Fungi, stopping invasive species, and growing superfoods in your backyard! One thing more to note about the day is that Dan […]

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