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Community Connections Award – 2017

We are proud to announce that Dr. Shirley Ross, who manages the Green & Gold Community Garden, won this year's University of Alberta Community Connections Award. The awards ceremony is on Monday, May 15, 2017, from noon to 1pm, at Edmonton's City Hall....

Annual Plant Sale 2017!!

Our annual plant sale will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2017 from 10 AM to 1 PM at the Poultry Research Centre, University of Alberta South Campus. (The Poultry building is about one block north of the Green & Gold Garden, on 118th St – this is the first building...

TOMATILLOS

Friendly reminder we will be selling TOMATILLOS at the plant sale on Thursday (3PM-7PM). Tomatillos are delicious, little tomato-like gems. They can be eaten raw or cooked to be used in sauces such as salsa verde! If you have yet to experience the magic of salsa verde...

Annual Plant Sale !!!!

It’s almost time for our annual plant sale. This year we have many types of tomatoes, peppers, herbs and flowers, most priced at $4.00 each (cash only, please). The sale will be held on Thursday, May 19, from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm, to coincide with the Heritage Chickens...

Nesting Boxes For Native Bees In Edmonton

by: Morris Lemire and Hal Hopkins Bees are essential to our gardens and to our food. Without bees to pollinate crops there would be less variety and fewer nutritional foods available. As it happens, local indigenous bees are the most efficient pollinators of all, so...