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May 26 Double-Bill: Brian O’Hagan from O’Hagan Trees and Sean/Theresa Wilson of Selwyn Garlic Farms

Brian O’Hagan of O’Hagan Trees After growing up in Peterborough, and going through post-secondary in Ontario, Brian decided to get a job as a conservation officer in Manitoba. Living and … Continue reading

May 9, 2021 · Leave a comment

April 28 Double Bill: Harmony Evans from Wild Ginger Farmstead and Kara Carr from Rocky Meadows Lavender

Harmony Evans: Wild Ginger Farmstead is a female run market garden farm in Millbrook, Ontario. We focus on growing tasty and nutritious veggies by caring for our soil in a … Continue reading

April 11, 2021 · Leave a comment

March 24 Double Bill: Stephanie Hendren, Peterborough Microgreens and Desiree Bandi, 1.5 Degrees Composting

Stephanie Hendren is the creator of Peterborough Microgreens. In March of 2020 she decided to try to pursue her dream of opening my own business. Her goal was to create … Continue reading

March 4, 2021 · Leave a comment

February 24: Carlotta James ‘Monarch Ultra & Eco-Landscaping’

Carlotta James is an eco-landscaper, community outreach specialist and long-distance runner. Carlotta graduated from the University of Toronto with an honours bachelor of arts in international relations and political science, … Continue reading

February 4, 2021 · Leave a comment

January 27: Beatrice Chan “Summer Roads Flower Company; The Journey”

Beatrice Chan is the farmer and heart behind Summer Roads Flower Co. She has a love for all living things and loves living close to the land. She has a … Continue reading

January 12, 2021 · Leave a comment

We’re “on hold”, currently…

Just a quick note to let everyone know that the Society is currently “on hold”.  Due to Covid-19 restrictions, we cannot meet.  We’ve cancelled all of the meetings from March … Continue reading

June 17, 2020 · Leave a comment

January 22: Erin Muscutt “Fossilized Plants that Still Exist Today”

Erin Muscutt has been professionally gardening for 25 years.  She graduated from Durham College with a diploma in General Arts & Science.  Later she attended Humber College where she attained … Continue reading

January 13, 2020 · Leave a comment

November 27: Vikki Whitney “Winterscaping: Not your average holiday decor”

Victoria Whitney is the General Manager of Griffin’s Greenhouses, her family business operating in Peterborough, 5 km north of Trent University. Griffin’s is currently celebrating its 43rd year of helping … Continue reading

November 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

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