Santropol Roulant’s New Rooftop Garden Unveiled!

On July 21, Santropol Roulant, a longtime Foundation grantee, unveiled their new rooftop garden and urban agriculture demonstration site to the public and media.

Wild Food in the City

In this 3 hour workshop at Kilborn Allotment Gardens in Ottawa, you can learn about common, safe, non-toxic weeds and plants that have a long history of use as food and medicine.

David Suzuki Digs My Garden

Image by thegreenpages via Flickr Does your garden have what it takes to be crowned Canada’s top pesticide-free garden? One week remains for Canadians to prove it in the 2009 David Suzuki Digs My Garden contest. “This contest showcases Canada’s most bountiful and beautiful gardens and demonstrates just how easy it is to grow vegetables,…

Green Communities News – GCNews #586: 16 June 2008

586: 16 June 2008 GARDEN TOUR. Some 120 residents participated in Peterborough Green-Up‘s first annual Green Home and Garden Tour on 7 June. They stopped at eight host sites to see energy conservation, solar energy, ground source heat energy, straw bale construction, gardens of native plants and other green initiatives in action. The event was…