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Soil Mates Companion Planting Garden Workshop

Kitchen and Garden Workshop Series #3 Wildsight Kimberley/Cranbrook and Cranbrook Food Action Committee will be hosting a ‘Soil Mates Companion Planting Garden Workshop.’ The first workshop kicks off on Tuesday, July 7 in Kimberley at The Open Gate Garden on … > Read More

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A Bee Happy Garden Workshop

Kitchen and Garden Workshop Series No. 1 Cranbrook Food Action Committee and Wildsight Kimberley/Cranbrook are pleased to announce the first garden workshop of the spring. A Bee Happy Garden is scheduled for June 9 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at … > Read More

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Wicked Raised Beds Workshops

Turning repurposed freezers into your garden’s new best friend With the gardening season upon us, Cranbrook Food Action Committee and Wildsight Kimberley/Cranbrook are pleased to announce that Luke Kimmel will be teaching two workshops: Wicked Raised Beds on April 25 … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

The following is a breakdown as to what occurred during the March 2 District of Sparwood council meeting. Business Retention and Expansion Survey The District of Sparwood conducted a Business Rentention and Expansion survey in order to better develop links … > Read More

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Local Food in the Kitchen returns with workshops

Local Food in the Kitchen workshop this evening in Kimberley This fall, the Local Food in the Kitchen workshop series will cover fermentation, meat preservation, vinegars and homemade drinks. Fall is traditionally the time to preserve the summer’s harvest for … > Read More

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Celebrating the abundance of the season

The Cranbrook Public Produce Garden has enjoyed a productive third season. This garden is as much a community building and education asset as it is an accessible and productive source for harvesting your own local, healthy food. The Cranbrook Food … > Read More

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Extend your harvest: Cold Climate Gardening Workshops

Fall is here, but that doesn’t mean gardening season is over. Wildsight and the Cranbrook Food Action Committee’s next Edible Gardening workshop, running September 16 and 17 in Kimberley and Cranbrook, will teach locals how to keep the harvest going … > Read More

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Community garden is an amazing asset

Taste Life By Danielle Cardozo The Cranbrook Food Action Committee is giving away free food. For those of you who are not aware, Cranbrook Food Action has a community garden located on 6th Avenue and 18th Street N (in Eric MacKinnon Park, … > Read More

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Local Food in the Kitchen Workshops teach food preservation

This summer and fall, the Local Food in the Kitchen workshops series will show locals how to preserve seasonal food from the peak of the harvest for the long Kootenay winter. “There is plenty of local food available in the East Kootenay,” … > Read More

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Planning your Garden Workshop tonight

More and more food gardens are popping up in backyards around Kimberley and Cranbrook these days. If you’ve caught the gardening bug and need a little planning help to make the most of your backyard garden or if you want … > Read More

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