GARDENING WITH LIVESTOCK – Permaculture Based Food System Design

March 8, 2018

In this introductory workshop, you will learn how to successfully integrate various livestock, like chickens, cows, pigs, fowl, and rabbits into your gardening and cropping rotations. Learn how to get all your weeding, tilling, fertilizing, aeration, shredding and more done for free. You might even get bacon and eggs too. Through examples of his families…

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Sourdough Baking : Good Food Resolution Series

March 5, 2018

Tired of baking bricks when everyone else is baking super gorgeous bread with a perfect crispy crust? Change all of that by enrolling in this Good Food Resolution Series Sourdough workshop. This is the sourdough baking course you need if you are just starting out in sourdough bread baking AND you will learn how to…

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March 4, 2018

SEEDY GREETINGS FROM KOOTENAY FOOD! It’s March. We’re buried in wet melting snow; we’ve got our seed-swapping-shopping list in hand; and we’re gearing up for one of our most action-packed years yet! Kick back and read on…. see what’s up with the WKPCo-op and your Kootenay food shed. Thanks for following along…Enjoy!   This stunning harvest of dried beans…

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Hummingbird Farm

March 2, 2018

Let’s start with the basics. Please tell us your farm name and your location? Hummingbird Farm 4380 Slocan River Road in Vallican Operated by Lana and Brad Braun   What kind of farm do you run? We grow fresh cut flowers and food in the Slocan Valley along the lovely Slocan River. Although our primary production…

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February 13, 2018

TOUR LOCAL ROOT CELLARS OR TAKE A STELLAR CULINARY CLASS 2 DIFFERENT CLASSES – BOTH ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON MARCH 11 BOTH CLASSES WRAP UP WITH A SHARED ROOT CELLAR MEAL   ROOT CELLAR TOUR Are you dreaming about building a root cellar? This tour should inspire you & help inform some design decisions. We’ll load…

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Pruning 101 Returns this March!

February 12, 2018

Learn pruning techniques to encourage healthy tree growth and flowering (in the case of flowering plants). You will look at your tree in a whole new light and begin to tend your trees for future harvests and beauty! This intensive, hands-on workshop – delivered as a collaboration with Kootenay Food & Selkirk College – dives…

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Ebe’s Garden

February 9, 2018

A Conversation with Ebe’s Garden Let’s start with the basics. Please tell us your farm name and your location? Ebe’s Garden Parson, British Columbia- Golden Area A. Operated by Ebe Krisch & Ingrid Risch What kind of farm do you run? We grow vegetables, herbs, fruits, & berries. We are not currently “Certified Organic,” but…

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Aurora Gardens

February 1, 2018

A Conversation with Aurora Gardens Farm   Let’s start with the basics. Please tell us your farm name and your location? Aurora Gardens 5715 longbeach rd. Nelson B.C. Interview submitted by Brenda Hyshka What kind of farm do you run? We are K.M.G certified and grow a variety of things including pea shoots, berries, herbs…

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February 1, 2018

In this hands on skill building session you will learn how to use natural super-foods to create decadent sweets without; sugar, wheat, gluten or dairy. We will use raw nuts and fruits along with healthy oils to craft divine layered bars, squares, bliss balls, tarts & more! We’ll amp up the nutrient density all these…

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Linden Lane Farms

January 26, 2018

A Conversation with Linden Lane Farms Let’s start with the basics. Please tell us your farm name and your location? Linden Lane Farms The Carr Family 3850 Krestova Road, Krestova, BC Interview submitted my Matthew Carr What kind of farm do you run? Linden Lane Farms is an expanding farm specializing in horticulture. We produce…

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