Kin Park Urban Farm Fall 2014

 

Opening our KinFarm Family Drop In Centre!

On Oct 14th our new year round Family drop in centre will open at the KinPark Youth Urban Farm. We are very excited about our program offerings and the new double wide portable which will be a new permanent feature in the park. We plan to get the community more engaged in the  Come and check us out! Contact lisah@cowichangreencommunity.org or christine@cowichangreencommunity.org for more details.

 

  Kin Park Urban Youth Farm Update Kin Park garlic and jars

With winter upon us we are seeding our cover crops and harvesting the last of the ‘fruits’ of summer. Our YO Team has been busy processing and canning many yummy offerings that are for sale in the Garden store. Roasted Tomato Salsa, Pappipan Relish, Green Tomato Salsa, Dilly Beans, Dill Pickles, Apple Sauce, Hot Pepper Jelly, Vanilla Plum Jam, dried parsley and Kale chips all grown on our farm. Well worth checking out.

 

 

Kin Park Wish List

Demonstration is a big part of what we do at Kin Park. To that end, we have several demonstration projects we would like to complete including rainwater harvesting, potato towers, and vertical growing in the greenhouse. We are always looking for items to help us realize these goals: WISH LIST

  1. composted manure
  2. gutters for rainwater collection
  3. drill

There are also plenty of volunteer opportunities at the farm, particularly if you are handy with tools, a chainsaw and lumber! Contact us at volunteer@cowichangreencommunity.org for more info.