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Looking for organic soil & compost bins
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hey there,if anyone knows where to get the best price in organic soil, fertilizer, and compost bins,  in the north york area, please let me know, that would be great .... our soil is very bad and…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Harry Stam Aug 20, 2013.

Looking for Farm to Work on This Summer
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Hey all,Last year I had a vehicle, and was able to get out of town to work 3 days on a farmThis year, no vehicle but would like to farm again, will transit, car pool, whatever it takesSo if you know…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Joe Dales Apr 11, 2013.

 

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May 7, 2014
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Forest Gardening Workshop in Muskoka at Muskoka

May 10, 2014 to May 11, 2014
May 10th and 11th Muskoka Workshop on Forest Gardening with The Living Center is filling up, sign up at thelivingcentre.com or call I 647 972 2605 is going to be a great event transportation and accommodations can be provided if you are coming from the city, contact Keith Taylor, - Ongoing projects require people to be up in Hekkla for the summer months . ... photos below 1. Menure Management, 2. Barn Renewals (3 barns) 4. Laying planting beds 5. Get tractors going, there's lots of work, so…See More
May 7, 2014
Ravelle Rene posted a status
"People Needed Live Work Muskoka farm start this summer. Call Keith for arrangements 647 972 2605 May 10 / 11 Workshop thelivingcenter.com."
May 7, 2014
Harry Stam replied to Ravelle Rene's discussion Looking for organic soil & compost bins
"Not sure about organic soils but I think what you want is some good old well rotten manure. All soil is organic and living and needs to be fed. Manure allows microbes and earthworms something to eat and loosens the soil so that water can get…"
Aug 20, 2013
Ravelle Rene posted a discussion

Looking for organic soil & compost bins

hey there,if anyone knows where to get the best price in organic soil, fertilizer, and compost bins,  in the north york area, please let me know, that would be great .... our soil is very bad and needs some lovethnxR:)See More
May 22, 2013
Ravelle Rene posted a status
"thnx joe..i checked out farmstart they tell you to talk to farmers or go markets, don't really do any connecting but thanx for the others"
Apr 11, 2013
Joe Dales replied to Ravelle Rene's discussion Looking for Farm to Work on This Summer
"Another resource   http://ontariofresh.ca/   Joe"
Apr 11, 2013
Joe Dales replied to Ravelle Rene's discussion Looking for Farm to Work on This Summer
"  Hi Ravelle, Check out AgCareers.com they may have some positions... You might also visit a farmers' market and talk to the vendors who may be able to help you out. Also I think www.farmstart.com has some activities in Toronto. Good…"
Apr 11, 2013
Ravelle Rene posted a discussion

Looking for Farm to Work on This Summer

Hey all,Last year I had a vehicle, and was able to get out of town to work 3 days on a farmThis year, no vehicle but would like to farm again, will transit, car pool, whatever it takesSo if you know of any opportunities I'm in the North York area and will have at least 2 days a week - will volunteer to learn also :)CheersRaveelleSee More
Apr 11, 2013
Ravelle Rene posted an event

Soul Food Farming Fundraiser at Smash Kitchen

April 5, 2013 at 8pm to April 6, 2013 at 2am
Soul Food Farming is Building an Eco Village - Come to Our Fundraiser this Friday April 5th - Smash Kitchen, 4261 Hwy 7 east, Markham, 8pmJoin Supporters, Cody Hodgson of Buffalo Bills and several other local celebrities, great prizes, lots of entertainmentAND YOU ...www.soulfoodfarming.orgSee More
Apr 1, 2013
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Apr 1, 2013

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People Needed to Live / Work - Muskoka farm !

May 10th and 11th Muskoka Workshop on Forest Gardening with The Living Center is filling up, sign up at thelivingcentre.com. Its going to be a great event transportation and accommodations can be provided if you are coming from the city, contact Keith Taylor, - Ongoing projects require people to be up in Hekkla for the summer months . ... photos below 1. Menure Management, 2. Barn Renewals (3 barns) 4. Laying planting beds 5. Get tractors going, there's lots of work, so contact…

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