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Nicole’s August Blog post

This month of August was packed with so many different events at the farm! On August 13-15, we welcomed two more North Shore Neighbourhood House Kids Camps to the farm. We had a blast teaching them about pollinators, making nature art with them and showing them around the farm. Later in August, we also welcomed […]

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July Recap!

The month of July was very busy for the Edible Garden Project! An increase in temperature for the summer also means an increase in farm visits. The EGP was super excited to welcome various different summer camps to the farm in July. On July 11, we spent the day with SDG Les Copains, where we […]

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Food, Wine & Wishes Fundraiser

We are excited to be hosted the second annual “Food, Wine & Wishes” Fundraiser for the North Shore Neighbourhood House. Tickets are going fast, so get yours soon! Click here to purchase tickets More Information:This event is a North Shore Neighbourhood House Fundraiser. Please join us for Wine, Appetizers and a silent Auction at Loutet […]

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Recap of June from Nicole!

As the school year came to a close, the Edible Garden Project wrapped up their school programs in June in the six North Shore elementary schools we worked with this past year. Over the past school year, we worked with Queen Mary, Cleveland, Brooksbank, Highlands, Holy Trinity, and Carisbrooke elementary schools to deliver garden education […]

Community Potluck!

You’re Invited!!The Edible Garden Project hosts monthly Community Potlucks during the growing season. This is a chance for our staff, volunteers, partners and community members to gather at Loutet Farm for an informal potluck. We would love if you would join us to celebrate the amazing work that is being done in our community. Where: Loutet Farm, 14th Street and Rufus AveWhen: […]

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May Updates!

Hi! My name is Nicole and I am one of the Summer Students that started working for the Edible Garden Project midway through May. During the month of May, I have assisted the EGP visiting numerous elementary schools, attending many “Green Celebrations”, and having our weekly farmers markets! At each of our 5 elementary schools, […]

Hiring an Education Coordinator!

We’re looking for someone who’s passionate about outdoor education, loves spending time with kids and youth, and has a strong background in farming, gardening and/or food – is it YOU?! Check out the full posting below and apply today! EDIBLE GARDEN PROJECT POSITION: Education Coordinator FULL TIME POSITION: 30 hours per week COMPENSATION: $20.00 per […]

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Summer students – we want YOU!

Are you looking for summer work? Interested in farming or farm-based education and want to get a feel for working in the local food industry? EGP is hiring two (funding dependent) positions for the summer. Click here for Farm Assistant posting Click here for Educational Programming Assistant posting

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Loutet Farm Soil and Seedling Sale!

It’s the event you’ve all been waiting for!!This is the kick-off event for our market season, and we have all you need to get your garden looking great this year. We’ll be selling high quality compost from Premium Soils as well as vegetable and flower seedlings, and we might even be selling Loutet Farm salad […]

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Hiring a Market Coordinator!!

Are you passionate about growing, harvesting, and selling fresh produce? Do you have an eye for organization and aesthetics, and love interacting with the public? We’ve got a job for ya! POSITION TITLE: Market Coordinator CONTRACT POSITION: 30 hours per week, April 30th – October 31st, 2019 COMPENSATION: $20.00 per hour Application Deadline: Monday, April […]