This past Tuesday, Nov. 25th, we brought together ~ 40 municipal government staff from across the North Shore, to hear a panel speak on planning for sustainable food systems. The event was part of a two-year project funded by the Real Estate Foundation of BC, to support implementation of the North Shore Food Charter. […]
After planting seeds, we always remind our students to “talk to your babies.”
Kid’s say the smartest things. Last week a student visiting Loutet Farm said: “Feeding vegetables compost, is like feeding them their dead ancestors.” wow.
The EGP Fed Up program needs volunteers to help teach students how to grow food. We’re teaching in multiple schools around the North Shore and need your help. Existing Fed Up Volunteers: If you attended the training last year and filled out the appropriate paperwork, you’re good to go and don’t need to attend the training. If […]
Love working with kids? Get involved in Fed Up and work with elementary school students and young children exploring the world of gardens and healthy food. We were one of the winners of the BC Hydro Community Champions Contest for this program – check out our video entry. For more information or to register, please contact: emily [AT] […]
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Fed Up? Many parents, educators, and even students would say they’re fed up with the lack of nutritious food and food education in our public school system. Along with many other organizations in the Lower Mainland the Edible Garden Project (EGP) is working to turn that around. We’re bringing students from kindergarten to grade 7 […]