Tag Archives: urban agriculture

Starting a Food Garden: A resource guide for strata corporations

A few years ago we had a gorgeous little Sharing Garden in the alley behind the Second Wave Board Shop on Lonsdale, when that block was slated for demolition we lost the garden quite suddenly (that was a sad day). However the neighbouring condo building, Sailview, had enjoyed looking down on our garden for years. When their parking […]


Group Gardening – Drop in to our urban farm gardens

Saturday August 17th – Location TBA Each Group Gardening session starts with a mini “workshop” on what we’ll be doing that day in the garden. Then we’ll get to work, and the hands on application. Participants range from the very experienced to the never-gardened-before – everyone is welcome! We provide basic tools and work gloves, […]


GardenSmart Workshop – Maximize your Harvest: Backyard Veggie Production

When: Saturday, June 8th 10-11:30 am Cost: $8.25 Where: Board Room, North Shore Neighbourhood House (225 East 2nd Street, North Vancouver) Registration Required, please phone: 604-990-3755 If you’re already growing veggies, and are looking for tips and tricks in boosting production and building your skills, join Vancouver Urban Farmer Emi Do, owner and lead farmer at Yummy […]

Food Forest Workshop

April 28 – 29, 2012 Learn to Design a Food Forest!  A food forest is a perennial food production system that is inspired by beauty, creativity and abundance of a natural forest.  A food forest is a low input way for people to provide their food needs, while supporting the health of their local community […]

Loutet Farm Workbee

Join Us For A Workbee, Wednesday April 18th, 5:30pm-7:00pm We welcome the whole community to join in at the Farm. We strive to provide an opportunity to get involved that is fun and hands on, and hopefully you learn something new too! We will have tools and gloves available for you to use and no experience is […]

An Evening Talk with Toby Hemenway: Redesigning Civilization

Redesigning Civilization: How Permaculture Can Help Us Envision a Truly Just & Sustainable World  Monday March 26, 7:00pm-9:30pm Presentation House Theatre, North Vancouver Register Now! How does Permaculture offer solutions to the fundamental problems of our culture? What is Permaculture? Join us for an evening talk with Toby Hemenway to explore how Permaculture can help […]