Posts made in April, 2018

Young Agrarians, Layer Mulching & So Much More!

Posted by on Apr 9, 2018 in Meetings | Comments Off on Young Agrarians, Layer Mulching & So Much More!

Young Agrarians, Layer Mulching & So Much More!

April 4, 2018 Network Meeting Summary

It was another fantastic Network Meeting on April 4th! There were several firsts: we tried out a new seating arrangement to accommodate our larger group sizes. Folks seemed to enjoy sitting in smaller groups at the tables because it was easier to get to know people better. Events and announcements were listed on poster paper for people to look at over dinner and will be included in the summaries after each meeting.  We were also thrilled to welcome ten people who were at the meeting for the first time!

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Community Seed Library Get-Together

Posted by on Apr 5, 2018 in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on Community Seed Library Get-Together

Community Seed Library Get-Together


Community Seed Libraries are cropping up everywhere and we are very excited to be starting one here in Kamloops! Seed libraries can have many benefits to the community, including:

  • protecting genetic diversity
  • helping develop locally-adapted plant varieties
  • promoting self-reliance and public access to seed
  • contributing to public education about seed saving and the importance of biodiversity
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Layer Mulching Workshop

Posted by on Apr 5, 2018 in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on Layer Mulching Workshop

Layer Mulching Workshop


Would you like to grow more of your own food? It’s easy with layer mulching (aka lasagna gardening). Join us to get some practice with this simple, cost-effective method for converting lawn (or bare ground) into a productive veggie garden or mini food forest. This is a hands-on workshop so come prepared to work and get dirty! 

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April Connector Article – How to Thwart the Cherry Fruit Fly

Posted by on Apr 4, 2018 in News | Comments Off on April Connector Article – How to Thwart the Cherry Fruit Fly

April Connector Article – How to Thwart the Cherry Fruit Fly

In this month’s Connector column, Sandra shares some strategies to deal with the cherry fruit fly, so that they can be enjoyed sans white wigglers!

 

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