October 6, 2014

Celebrating Food and Farmers

  October Newsletter Dear Readers,On Thursday, October 16, Cowichan Green Community will recognize World Food Day. A day dedicated to bringing attention to global food insecurity, the […]
September 25, 2014

Garden Pantry Thrift Store – October 2014

Garden Pantry Thrift Store – Garden Pantry Treasures As the days get shorter and we can our last tomato, clean up our gardens and finish our […]
September 25, 2014

Farmers’ Market Nutrition & Coupon – October 2014

Farmers’ Market Nutrition & Coupon Program Wrap-Up We’ve had an amazing second year coordinating the Farmers’ Market Nutrition Coupon Program with the Duncan Farmers’  Market during […]
September 24, 2014

Reporting on Food Security – October 2014

The impacts and issues surrounding food security intersect the work of many community members and organizations in the Cowichan Region. Defined as a situation that exists […]
September 23, 2014

Ceres October 2014

What and How Does Your Food Eat? What are the garden plants you munch on eating from the soil and air?  Where does all that compost and mulch you […]
September 23, 2014

KinPark Youth Urban Farm – October 2014

It’s Fall so Drop-in! While summer has officially turned to Fall and the greenhouse temperatures don’t get nearly as high at night, we are cleaning up […]
September 5, 2014

A Recipe Exchange

  September NewsletterA Recipe Exchange * Photo Credit (Recipe Card) Dear Readers,As the weather begins to cool and as the days grow shorter, our staff are reminded […]
September 4, 2014

FruitSave September 2014

Over 3500 lbs of Fruit Picked in 2014 This season, CGC’s FruitSave volunteers have completed a total of 26 picks and harvested over 3,500 lbs of […]
September 3, 2014

Sharing our Seed Stories Project Update – September 2014

Calling on Seed Savers to Share your Seed Stories A new initiative of the Cowichan Green Community, the “Sharing Our Seed Stories” project will document the […]