Community Food! What you can do to help.

Community Food! What you can do to help.

With local families in need because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Hali’s Makoha Farm has initiated a Community Food Program. Farmers Amy & Calum are looking for donors to purchase food bags that the farmers will distribute to recipients in the Greater Victoria...
Food for the senses!

Food for the senses!

Have you ever thought about what a great idea it would be to bring flowers raised without pesticides into your home? How about doing that every week this summer? Here’s an invitation from Farmer Amy and Farmer Calum of Makoha Farm – who clearly have a nose...
Spring 2020 – Food is coming!

Spring 2020 – Food is coming!

Hello to all our friends and supporters! Amid all the COVID chaos, the Haliburton farmers are growing lots of great food this year and look forward to getting it to markets of various kinds. The farm gate is closed for now, but Hali farmers will start to bring organic...
Seeds, glorious seeds!

Seeds, glorious seeds!

It’s time to start counting down to Saanich Seedy Saturday, once again the first Seedy Saturday in Canada, and once again held at the beautiful Gardens at HCP, 505 Quayle Rd Victoria, BC. Our speaker this year is seed saver extraordinaire Dan Jason, of Salt...
Calling all Urban Food Tourists!

Calling all Urban Food Tourists!

On Saturday September 7, from 10am to 4pm, why not take a self-guided tour of more than 13 inspiring urban food gardens in Victoria, Saanich, Oak Bay and Esquimalt? You’ll have a chance to talk with home gardeners and expert gardener volunteers about year-round...
Growing Food class: Info session Feb 27

Growing Food class: Info session Feb 27

The popular Growing Food class begins in April this year. Part of the Gaia College/Royal Roads University Diploma in Organic Land Care taught at Haliburton Farm, it teaches students how to grow healthy food plants, hands-on, following organic and permaculture...
Pruning Workshop March 2

Pruning Workshop March 2

Makoha Farm will be hosting a winter fruit tree pruning workshop at Haliburton Community Farm! This workshop will be led by certified arborists Laura Ralph and Ryan Senechal. Spanning 5 hours, participants will review tools and key pruning concepts before moving...