Commons Pruning Workshop

Commons Pruning Workshop

Thirty people came out last Sunday afternoon, Feb 25, 2024, to a pruning workshop in the Commons orchard, led by Betty Kehler and Lynn Bowerman. Gardeners with the three allotment gardens associated with the Commons, plus members of the Commons Farm Team, they also...
South Gardeners’ Social

South Gardeners’ Social

by Heather Menzies The Commons South Gardeners hosted a gathering of all the allotment gardeners associated  with the Commons last Thursday, with Pollen Heath of Watercliff Farm as guest speaker to share best practices for growing tomatoes. Twenty-four people from...
Commons in the Summer

Commons in the Summer

The Commons in summer is many things. First, there’s the joy of gardening and harvesting the first foods. In one instance, young families are passing on gardening skills and knowledge to the next generation under the guidance of Betty Kehler, part of the Commons’ farm...