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Minutes from April 6 Meeting

Posted by on Apr 29, 2016 in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on Minutes from April 6 Meeting

Minutes from April 6 Meeting

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!

KFPC Minutes April 6

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Walk for Peace, Environment and Social Justice

Posted by on Apr 22, 2016 in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on Walk for Peace, Environment and Social Justice

Walk for Peace, Environment and Social Justice

Updated Peace Poster

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!!

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Our AGM is on May 4th!

Posted by on Apr 18, 2016 in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on Our AGM is on May 4th!

Our AGM is on May 4th!

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!

KFPC AGM May 4 Poster

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“Downtown at the Market” Feasibility Study Public Open House

Posted by on Mar 30, 2016 in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on “Downtown at the Market” Feasibility Study Public Open House

“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”.

WHEN

Wednesday, 13 April 2016 from 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM (PST)

WHERE

Terra Restaurant, 326 Victoria St., Kamloops.

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May 1 Pesticide Free Orchard Workshop

Posted by on Mar 7, 2016 in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on May 1 Pesticide Free Orchard Workshop

May 1 Pesticide Free Orchard Workshop

 

Thispesticide free 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!

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Three Day Workshop on Kamloops Area Bees

Posted by on Mar 7, 2016 in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on Three Day Workshop on Kamloops Area Bees

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 Scientist

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