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Dave’s Pollinators

The summer is coming to an end, and so is my time at Vita. It’s been great working here, and now I’m headed back to school for my third year! This also means that The Garden Buzz series is ending.…

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Doug’s Roses

For the third episode of The Garden Buzz, I went to Watford, ON to visit Doug, who grows roses in his own garden and for the community garden in town. He showed me around his garden and explained to me…

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The Funny Farm

The second video of The Garden Buzz series is out! For this episode, I went to The Funny Farm (a small farm in Petrolia, Ontario). There, Jeff and Michelle Glass showed me some weed control methods that don’t involve pulling.…

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Val’s Bees

A couple weeks ago I had the chance to visit Val DeJong’s place. She has two bee hives in her back yard, and estimates that each hive houses about 20,000 to 30,000 bees. This was a new experience for me, …

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We’re Starting a Video Series!

Hi, I’m Alannah. I’m currently a student at St. Stephen’s University in New Brunswick, Canada, studying International and Religious Studies. I’m home for the summer, and am happy to be working at Vita as a student intern! As intern here…

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