Barrier Busting with Rick Hansen

Barrier Busting with Rick Hansen

Have you seen these beautiful new raised beds going into the paved area around the Arbour at the farm? We’re absolutely thrilled to announce that the Common Roots Urban Farm Healing Garden has been awarded a Barrier Buster grant for $28,855, from the Rick Hansen...
District 7 Participatory Budget

District 7 Participatory Budget

Once again, we are going to participate in the Participatory Budgeting for District 7.  Please come vote for us, if you live in Halifax South End.  More details below – from Counsellor Mason’s newsletter. VOTE 2017 – Participatory Budgeting in...

New plots thanks to Home Depot

On Friday June 2, Team Home Depot, from the Halifax store, came to support Common Roots Urban Farm through building 10 new community garden plots. We have such a long waiting list, it is great to get a few more spaces.  Over the next week or so we will work on filling...