At this time, events are being scheduled but may change without much notice depending on current covid-19 restrictions. Please check with the organizer for any you are interested in to get the most uptodate information.

Cloverleaf: Backyard Urban Farming, by Jill Bishop

Virtual Zoom meeting

Learn about the many benefits, (and of course some challenges) of growing food in an urban setting, including an abundance of fresh hyper local food and the opportunity to build relationships within your community while you grow! Jillian Bishop is a long-term urban farmer/ seed saver. She is a Community Food Cultivator with the Nourish […]

Fergus & District – October Members’ Meeting

Virtual Zoom meeting

Guest Speaker: Dr. David Galbraith, Head of Science, Royal Botanical Gardens “A History of the Canadian Royal Botanical Gardens” The Royal Botanical Gardens is both Canada’s largest botanical garden and an important complex of protected natural areas totaling over 1,000 hectares. David joined RBG in 1995 to develop conservation projects among botanical gardens across Canada. […]

Cloverleaf – Rogue Gardens and the Weed Police, by Lorraine Johnson

Virtual Zoom meeting

In this light-hearted and unconventional look at how and why we garden, author Lorraine Johnson challenges us to consider the role of gardens in an era of ecological and social change. Highlighting examples of gardeners who push against neighbourhood norms—and who are often subject to bylaws and other forms of social sanction—this talk encourages us […]