Kelly Leask, Manager of Prairie Originals, will present conservation opportunities that encourage birds, bees, bugs and butterflies to visit our gardens and greenspaces.
Giant Zucchini Contest
Win our Challenge Trophy by growing the heaviest zucchini in Manitoba. The rules are simple:
1. Only Genuine zucchinis may be entered. 2. The show-er must be the grow-er. 3. Official weigh-in will be at the October regular meeting. 4. Bring in your zucchini. Attach a tab with your name and address. Anyone may enter - there is no entry fee.
This is the original zucchini contest!
Fall Gardeners' Market
Thank you, thank you, thank you to everyone who donated, worked at or supported this year's event. With our expanded Gardeners' Market that also included our Canada 150 Tea and our oversized garage sale it was quite a feat to pull it off. Everyone's contributions to this successful event are very much appreciated.
November 12, 2014 Regular meeting
Natalie Elizabeth from Edible Alchemy: Fermentation Skill Share will be facilitating an interactive exploration into the fascinating world of fermentation. Learn how this ancient technique of food preservation can be used to improve health, rediscover cultural traditions and deepen connections with the natural world around us. In this one hour session we will talk about the science behind these transformations and tips for incorporating these living foods into your diet.
Starter cultures like yogurt, ginger soda, water kefir and kombucha as well as artful, informative booklets will be available for sale."