Music at Saanich Seedy Saturday

Music at Saanich Seedy Saturday

The date is getting nearer and the plans are coming together for Saanich Seedy Saturday on January 9. We’re so thrilled to be holding the event at the beautiful pavilion at the Gardens at HCP, and now we will have live music to enhance the ambiance. A familiar...
The Best Food Box Possible

The Best Food Box Possible

A great big thank you to all our food box customers, past and present. Your subscriptions are a huge help to the farmers! The income makes it possible to budget the costs of planting and growing organic produce and gives our farmers a weekly opportunity to share the...
Seasons Greetings

Seasons Greetings

All the very best of the season to all our wonderful friends, volunteers and customers from Hali’s farmers and board. We have so appreciated your support this year and look forward to offering you more lovingly grown certified organic food next year. Meanwhile,...
Incubator Farms

Incubator Farms

Haliburton Farm is considered an “incubator farm” – meaning it’s fertile ground for new farmers to learn to run an organic farming business, offering time-limited access to certified organic land and knowledge about organic farming. Our...
Seeds of Knowledge

Seeds of Knowledge

Some of our favourite BC farmers are featured in this beautiful video about seed saving from our friends at COABC (Certified Organic Associations of BC). Which reminds us to remind you about our own Saanich Seedy Saturday on January 9, 2016 from 10 til 2, at the...
Saanich Seedy Saturday!

Saanich Seedy Saturday!

Well, we’ve outgrown our own space after three successful Seedy Saturdays, and are moving up and out. This year we’re calling the event Saanich Seedy Saturday. We’ve set a date (Saturday January 9, 2016), a time (10am to 2pm) and a place (The Gardens...
Urban Amphibians

Urban Amphibians

Jemma Green, a Masters student from UVic, has started her research into the ecology of urban amphibians at the Haliburton Wetland. This month marked the initial stages of the study design with the installation of the first pitfall trap array that will be used to...
Restoration

Restoration

Interested in ecosystem restoration? We have it at Hali, and you can learn about it tomorrow. On November 20, the Haliburton Biodiversity Project will be presenting on the meadow restoration that’s being done at Haliburton Community Organic Farm. Check it out at...
Farm stand finale – Wednesday October 14

Farm stand finale – Wednesday October 14

Thanks to all our friends who’ve stopped by to shop at our farm stand this summer.We’ve been delighted to offer you our finest certified organic produce and to welcome new faces and old friends to the farm. We’ve decided to make summer last for one...