TODAY IS THE DAY OF THE TOUR!
Remember to share the word about this tour and sign up ahead of time to get a map. Details are found here...
2016 Oshawa Urban Farm Tour DETAILS
Teresa has been with We Grow Food since the very beginning. Teresa loves herbs: lavender, sage, mint, Rosemary,chives, basil, parsley and also grows kale and peppers...
One of her most endearing features in the yard is the fairy garden.. Every changing...
Teresa loves to take advantage of the potential of being self sustaining... And she loves trading with others and contributing to supporting local farmers
What a magical place. Every nook and cranny filled with something beautiful and edible.
Visit this garden, where a a but if everything is grown and see their amazing grow tower which you can use all year round to grow food.
Will's family backyard has bean converted to an incredible terraced garden
Inspired by his son to provide him with clean food and being self sustainable.
Lots of unique food here complete with bee homes and bee friendly flowers ( pollinators)
Will is happiest when his hands are in the dirt and by the looks of things.... His son as well.
Come visit this wonderful historical site complete with home and gardens
This is one of Oshawa's treasures for sure.
A city of Oshawa supported community garden
One of the gardeners shared:
Savannah's Beverly and her daughter she's been a part of Legends Gardens for approximately three years she got into it because it's expensive to buy food. They love to Garden. Savannah Has 5 kids and she's also gotten her friends interested in it.
All of the extra they grow they carefully package and freeze for use over the winter.
A community garden by neighbours supported by the City of Oshawa
This garden is on the tour for the third year. A real sense of community here as each person cultivates their own plot.
So much to see here.
A variety of foods being grown here. You can sense the pride and love of gardening... And of course... Reaping the rewards.
This community garden has been apart of the community health Center for years.
Check it out. Behind the building backing onto green space.