Here are the minutes from our April 6 meeting, it was small but productive! We got to hear about Glenn’s idea for an Adult Cook it Try it Like it program, Community Kitchens’ Food Fit program starting again in May, and good news that ALL of the community garden plots are full!Read More
Walk for Peace, Environment and Social Justice is on Saturday, May 7th at the Farmers’ Market. Make sure to attend the market that day to join the walk and partake in the festivities!!Read More
Come one, come all!
Come out to our AGM on May 4th, there will be a summary of the last year’s activities from Laura Kalina, an introduction of the new board of directors, followed by a delicious pot luck dinner!
After dinner, we will hear from two local permaculture experts about companion planting, mulching, and learn how to grow a food forest.
Bring your seedlings from home to exchange or sell, and bring some cash to buy some local seedlings! Hope to see you there!Read More
“Downtown at the Market” Feasibility Study Public Open House
Kamloops and the surrounding region have a long history of ranching, agriculture, and indigenous
food systems, as well as developing innovative approaches for food and agriculture in urban and
rural areas. One such idea is an all year round indoor food market called “Downtown at the Market”.
Wednesday, 13 April 2016 from 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM (PST)
Terra Restaurant, 326 Victoria St., Kamloops.Read More
This presentation focuses on the ingredients that create a healthy environment for a backyard orchard – soil management, water use, tree and small fruit nutrition and organic tree fruit management. Tamara will also discuss management of specific pathogens and pests of berry crops and tree fruits.
Check out the post for more details!
The Kamloops Master Gardeners are hosting a 3-day workshop on native bees at TRU with bee specialist Lincoln Best. See this poster for more information. Bee a Citizen ScientistRead More