2019 Online Organic Seed Production Course and Bursary

In partnership with USC Canada through The Bauta Family Initiative on Canadian Seed Security, COG is excited to open registration for Canada’s only intermediate-level Organic Vegetable Seed Production e-learning certificate! This 22-week program runs April 8th – November 1st, 2019 (with a summer break from July 9th – September 2nd). Read More Below… We’re also happy to announce the Read more…

Carrot Appetizer Recipe

Canape of Sweet & Spicy Carrot Red Lentil Hummus with Ginger & Carrot Slaw on a Cucumber Slice Yield: 60 Canapes Carrot Red Lentil Hummus Ingredients 200g Red Lentil 5g Garlic Pinch of Salt 170g Raw Carrot (weight before peeling), medium dice 0.5 tbsp Spicy Crushed Chilies 0.5 tsp Honey Read more…

2 New Field Days

We’re happy to announce 2 new Field Days coming up! Growing and Processing Good Quality Seed with Mel Sylvestre at UBC Farm on September 5, 2015 (Sorry, already sold out! But add your name to the waitlist in case we get cancellations) Brassica Seed Production and Breeding with David Catzel Read more…

Carrot Seed Production Field Day

Friday, September 18, 2015 5:00 – 7:00 Growing Opportunities Farm Community Co-op 13110 Doole Road, Ladysmith (25 minutes south of Nanaimo; 90 minutes north of Victoria) Free! But registration required… Register Here! ____________________________ Carrots are a common crop on BC farms due to their popularity at local farmers markets. While Read more…