Category Archives: VW Urban Farmers

Two Trees in One: Grafting your Way to Fruit Diversity

Michael Cowan from Edibella Organic Landscapes shared his botanical enthusiasm in a recent grafting workshop presented to Vic West Urban Farmers. We as participants learned which breeds of apple rootstock grow tall and which are dwarf, compatible species to graft, … Continue reading

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VWUF Veggie Growing – The Basics

Monday March 4th 7-9pm Victoria West Community Centre, Fireplace Room Join us for a workshop covering the basics of veggie growing – how to prep, where to get supplies, what to seed when, harvesting tips, etc. This workshop will be … Continue reading

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VWUF Fruit Tree Grafting Workshop

Monday February 25th 7-9pm Victoria West Community Centre, Fireplace Room Michael Cowan at Edibella Organic Landscapes will talk about grafting techniques to propagate fruit trees and then he’ll lead us through some hands-on exercises so you can see just how … Continue reading

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Now is the time – tell us what you want VWUF!

Hello VWUFers, Please take some time to answer these two simple polls that we have set up to better gauge your heart’s desires! …Or at the very least, to get an idea of what you want to see in the … Continue reading

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Vic West Community Orchards Update

The Vic West Community Association – Food Security Collective (FSC) has created two great community building opportunities, in the form of planning two community orchards in Vic West: Hereward Park Orchard and Banfield Park Orchard. Hereward Park Orchard In September … Continue reading

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