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Blog August 27, 2013
Rooftop Gardens Inc. is a new Toronto startup that strives to make agriculture accessible to everyone—even in crowded urban spaces.
Blog August 23, 2013
We dug into the archives to pull up some of our favourite ad campaigns over the years. Enjoy and tell us what your favourites are!
Blog August 22, 2013
Find out what’s growing at Van Tech Secondary and how the commitment of staff, students and the community helped bring this long-term vision to life.
Media Coverage August 19, 2013
For the whole month, Evergreen Brick Works focuses on the diverse uses and benefits of the wild Ontario Blueberry.
Blog August 9, 2013
You might find yourself planting elderberry with Evergreen at a stewardship event this fall. Learn more about these interesting native shrubs across Canada!
News August 1, 2013
Evergreen Brick Works celebrates Wild Blueberry Month with activities for all ages throughout August.
Media Coverage July 19, 2013
My local humane society in Toronto opened a new rooftop garden last month, thanks to a partnership between cat food company Purina and environmental nonprofit group Evergreen. The new space gives shelter volunteers a much-needed area with fresh air. It has bunches of catnip and other tasty herbs filling the containers; the garden’s designed as much for cats as it is for those who care for them.
Blog July 19, 2013
Meet common milkweed—a wildflower with a humanitarian history.
Media Coverage July 6, 2013
The plan for the Evergreen Brick Works in Toronto, completed in 2009, converted a former industrial facility into a place for community gatherings, food markets and ecological education. It’s somewhat like Vancouver’s Granville Island redevelopment of the 1970s, except for its powerful environmental agenda.
Blog July 5, 2013
Curious of the foamy yellow and orange substance growing in your gardens or playgrounds? There’s no need to be alarmed! Learn more about this ancient (and safe) life form.