OFRE may have set some new picking records this weekend. Way to go neighborhood captains and pickers! So what did we accomplish this long and labourious weekend? Most number of picks organized in one weekend (7) Largest geographic area covered in one weekend (St. Albert, Bonnie Doon, Millcreek, Buylea Heights, Castledowns, Oliver) Most number […]
What contributes to the success of gardening and/or farming in an urban space? Author and community gardener, Pattie Baker shares 6 tips/rules she has learned in the following article she wrote for the magazine Urban Farm, published in the July/August 2011 issue. the article is titled: ‘5 Urban Farming Lessons‘. Excerpt: “You may think an […]
There are a series of events going on next week regarding the environment, sustainability, et.c pleasantly a few of the events going on in Edmonton involve food such as: yoga and garden party, urban food production, and even a sustainable cooking class. All the events are free. Some require rsvp.