Spotlight on Sustainability: Boulevard Gardening

Finding space to garden can be tough. Boulevard gardening can change that. “Boulevards” are the grassy strips of city-owned land that you can find between a property and the street. Many streets in Victoria have them. While in the past the city has cared for these strips of grass, or expected adjacent property owners to […]

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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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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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