Forest Garden Tour and Clean up

Our first learning and social event in quite some time! We are going to do a walk-through of the Food Bank Garden Patch forest garden, and then help do some cleanup on the forest garden beds. Saturday. August 19 at 10 AM. Garden Patch – 900 Block of 3rd Ave N (for Google map link … Read more

Forest Gardening Workshop

Forest Gardening North of the 49th

with Master Forest Gardener, Herbalist, Permaculture Designer, and all around amazing human, Richard Walker

Saturday, June 15th / Sunday, June 16th, 2019

We are very excited to partner with Wild Sky Learning to bring you this workshop.

We know that Forest Gardening is an incredible model for resilient, regenerative food production, & it’s being proven around the world, but what about here in Saskatchewan? Want to know how to make it really work in our climate? Join Richard Walker for the compelling workshop where you’ll learn master skills in forest gardening, effective water harvesting, plants for the prairies, site evaluation & design, basic herbal knowledge, plant propagation, pollination, disease control, & more!

In this course, you’ll learn what you need to know to avoid the usual pitfalls & overcome the obstacles of implementing a effective edible landscape system in such our beloved, yet harsh clime! The workshop will take place at the Ness Creek Forest Garden, Saskatchewan’s pre-eminent site for permaculture education & home to a forest garden, which is going into it’s 9th growing season. We’ve made lots of mistakes here, so come learn from us!

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2019 AGM + film screening

It’s that time of year again. Our annual general meeting will be April 29th, at Station 20 West. We are hoping to have a screening of the film Living the Change for this. We should know soon and will update with complete details once we have it in place.