Monthly Archives: April 2013

Are You Unknowingly Supporting the “M” word?

The bane of all organic farmers, Monsanto is a giant corporation that modifies life forms and patents them. It sells the seed to farmers all over the world, with grossly inflated promises of yield,  and then farmers must buy seed … Continue reading

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Earth Day Community Potluck Dinner

Sunday April 21 5 – 8pm Come out and share the gifts of the earth with friends and neighbours. Our community is full of brilliant home chefs! Look for vegan, wheat-free dishes, as well as traditional salads, stews, cakes, and … Continue reading

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Dr Shiva Inspires Uvic Audience

A real who’s-who in local organic farming gathered to applaud and shout “we love you!” to Dr Vandana Shiva, food security champion of the highest calibre, who received an honorary degree from Uvic last week and spoke of her passion: … Continue reading

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Grow A Row Program

Plant a Row – Grow a Row began in 1986 in Winnipeg as a national initiative and has grown to include programs in over 85 communities across Canada. The premise is simple – plant an extra row of vegetables to … Continue reading

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