Food Forest Design and Installation Workshop 2014

Food Forest Design and Installation Workshop 2014

Posted by on Feb 12, 2014 in Courses, Events, Feature Course | No Comments

Have you heard the term FOOD FOREST?¬† Curious why this topic is getting so much attention? Food forestry is about creating long-term food systems in an ecologically sound manner based on the function of a natural forest.¬†Sound complicated? Well, it can be as simple as companion planting but on a much bigger scale, instead of […]

Summer, Time to Obtain a Yield

Summer, Time to Obtain a Yield

Posted by on Aug 7, 2013 in Our Blog | No Comments

  It seems summer is in full swing in the Okanagan. We have just gotten through our driest summer on record, just 1.1 mm of rain. Despite temperatures often exceeding 34 degrees Celsius, our crops are flourishing and the harvest is beginning to roll in. We are getting tomatoes daily, the plums are plump, peppers […]

Eat Your Yard!

Eat Your Yard!

Posted by on Mar 2, 2012 in Our Blog | No Comments

More and more people are starting to grow their own food as a result of increased concerns over how food is produced. Thanks to documentaries such as Food Inc. and Fresh the general public has become much more aware of the problems associated with our food system. The major issues still remain: Environmental Degradation GMO […]