Monthly Archives: October 2013

  • On CBC Radio 1 (On the Coast/ North by NorthWest)

    Posted on October 6, 2013 by in Botanical Events

    http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/fall-gardening-tips-get-planting-to-eat-all-year-in-b-c-1.1913161 Fall gardening tips: Get planting to eat all year in B.C. You can keep gardening through the fall for a voluptuous vegetable bounty. CBC News Posted: Oct 04, 2013 3:22 PM PT Last Updated: Oct 04, 2013 4:33 PM PT Bardia Khaledi in the Steveston Educational Garden. (Jennifer Chen) The autumn rain is a […]

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  • Harvest Festival 2013 (at VanDusen)

    Posted on October 6, 2013 by in Introduction

    VANCOUVER MGs Harvest Festival Sat. September 28th   Lectures in Cedar Room 10:30am – Right Bulb, Right Place – Jo Ann Canning, MG 11:45am – Invasive Plants in the Home Garden – Tasha Murray, ISCMV 1:00pm – Pruning your Fruit Trees  – Richard Hallman, P.Ag., Arborist, MG 2:15pm – Collecting & Saving Vegetable Seeds – […]

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  • Pink Moutain Expedition

    Posted on October 6, 2013 by in Projects, Programs and Workshops

    In August when I was told about a possible trip to Pink Mountain, British Columbia, I said yes without hesitation. It was once in a lifetime opportunity to travel 1365km north of Vancouver and see a part of BC known for its wild beauty and plant diversity. After 2 days of travel, we arrived in […]

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  • Steveston Educational Garden Open House

    Posted on October 6, 2013 by in Botanical Events

    On July 20, 2013, we hosted our Open House at the Steveston Educational Garden. After our ribbon cutting ceremony in May of this year, we have been busy getting the garden ready for planting and getting the public interested in the garden. At the Open House, I offered a seed saving workshop, talked about my […]

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