Smaller farms produce more food and have more biodiversity than their larger counterparts, a new study has found.Continue reading Smaller farms produce more food per acre
It’s no biggie.
Lucretia Schanfarber just simply plans to save the planet by gabbing about gardening.
The writer and organic green thumb — who lives on the remote edges of a tiny B.C. island plagued with shaky internet service — has launched free, weekly Zoom gatherings to inform, inspire and connect gardeners worldwide.Continue reading Gabbing about gardening on Quadra Island
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Ashley Zarbatany has been an environmental organizer for the last 11 years. Now, as she spearheads a climate action plan for her community on Cortes Island, it’s innovative ideas like kelp farming that inspire her work.Continue reading Climate solution: kelp farming on Cortes Island
A Vancouver Island community has seen a dramatic shift in how it approaches food insecurity — and hopes the change is here to stay.Continue reading Addressing food security in the Comox Valley