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Free Homeschool Resources

We’ve heard from permies who like the idea of homeschooling, but think it may be too expensive to pay both private tuition and mandatory property taxes for a public school … Continue reading

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Free/Cheap Permie Resources

Are you interested in learning permaculture, but cannot afford $1,200 in tuition and $300 for books and tools? Are you prevented from attending a Permaculture Design Certificate course in a … Continue reading

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How to Install a Rain Garden

Are you concerned that this winter’s heavy snowfall will produce spring flooding? A rain garden could mitigate the damage to your home. My profs are using this excellent series of … Continue reading

February 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

HVG Volunteer Night

Hamilton Victory Gardens is holding its annual information meeting for prospective volunteers on Tuesday, 24 February 2015 from 6:45 to 8:30 P.M. at Indwell (formerly the Dr. Perkins Centre), 1429 … Continue reading

February 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Poor Man’s Fertilizer

Or Every Cloud Has A Nitrate Lining It is nigh unbelievable that “the problem is the solution” in such an Arctic landscape. Hamiltonians faced cabin fever through this week’s balmy … Continue reading

February 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Pattison Motions on Monday

If you are one of the 1,129 people who signed last year’s petition to preserve Parkview Secondary School, but were disappointed to see it demolished for a parking lot, then … Continue reading

February 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Better Way of Beeing

Beekeepers Stuart and Cedar Anderson of Byron Bay, Australia have invented Flow Hive, a collection system that provides honey-on-tap and minimizes disturbance to the bees. View their remarkable 1 min. … Continue reading

February 20, 2015 · 4 Comments

Ontario Weather Review January 2015

Environment Canada January 2015 was not normal…it was both colder than normal and drier than normal. Southern Ontario experienced the largest departures from normal, with monthly mean temperatures below … Continue reading

February 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Citronella bug spray makes comeback after public pressure

Sophia Harris reports for CBC Business News that Health Canada has rescinded its order to remove citronella essential oil, a natural bug repellent, from stores because of its “absence of … Continue reading

February 19, 2015 · 1 Comment

Seedy Saturday Hamilton

Saturday, 28 February, 2015 from 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. at Pioneer Memorial United Church,1974 King Street East, Hamilton. Join the Hamilton Community Garden Network, Green Venture and the Neighbour-2-Neighbour Centre for … Continue reading

February 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Wild Ethnobotany – February 15th

Originally posted on Outside The Hops:
This has been a long, long time coming and I am beyond excited to start developing and organizing the return of my outdoor guided…

February 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Intro to Permaculture Course May 9 & 16

An Introduction to Permaculture course is scheduled for May 9 and 16, 2015 from 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M., at Grace Lutheran Church, 1107 Main Street West in Hamilton. It … Continue reading

February 3, 2015 · 1 Comment

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