May 24, 2023 | How to Start a Community Garden – Online Workshop

Join us Wed May 24, 2023 at 6:30-8:30pm  Learn about the steps involved in starting a community garden, including how to search for land, what is essential when starting a community garden, the support available, tips for organizing and much more! Suitable for new gardens, or existing gardens looking to onboard new volunteer coordinators. The […]

April 5 & 18, 2023 | How to Start a Community Garden – Online Workshop

Join us one of these two dates: Wed April 5, 2023 at 6:30-8:30pm  Or  Tues April 18 2023 at 6:30-8:30pm Learn about the steps involved in starting a community garden, including how to search for land, what is essential when starting a community garden, the support available, tips for organizing and much more! Suitable for […]

Stop undisclosed, unregulated Genetically Modified Seeds

Join thousands of people across Turtle Island tomorrow to call the Minister of Health, Jean-Yves Duclos, at 613-995-2024 and tell him that you do not support self-regulation of genetically modified products. Self-regulation removes government safety checks that ensure transparency and accountability from companies who make genetically modified seeds. This sets a dangerous precedent that will […]

Greenhouse Training Intensive Course 2023

Greenhouse Training Hybrid (online / in-person) with Mat Levinson of Slow Roots Farm (formerly Capital Greens Urban Farm) Once again Just Food is bringing you a 2-session intensive workshop for those looking to learn greenhouse production of organic seedlings. This year the sessions are led by Mat Levinson of Capital Greens Organic Seedlings, and cover seedling […]

Holiday Markets in the Savour Ottawa Region

Holiday Markets

Come out to holiday markets in the city and surrounding areas! From now until December 24th there are markets available for all ages with handmade goods, vintage finds, delicious food, warm drinks, and live music. Come out to the events below and support the local community! Almonte Farmers MarketDecember 10th 2022, 9am-1pmJohn Levi Arena, Upper […]

Just Food at the Ottawa Garden Festival

25th anniversary of the Ottawa Community Gardening Network! To mark the 25th anniversary of the Ottawa Community Gardening Network, Just Food—as part of the Ottawa Garden Festival—is celebrating all residents who grow food on balconies, in back and front yards, on school grounds, in community gardens, in food forests, in parks, on rooftops, within businesses, […]