3 Job Postings for Summer 2020!

3 Job Postings for Summer 2020!

We’ve got three job openings this year at Common Roots Urban Farms – one in Halifax at BiHi park and two in Dartmouth at Woodside. Check out the postings and if you are interested, please apply for both! Halifax, BiHi: Education and Community Development...
Volunteer with us at Common Roots BiHi Park!

Volunteer with us at Common Roots BiHi Park!

The days are getting longer and we are starting to look forward to the coming season at Common Roots BiHi park! This year at CRUF BiHi we are asking that interested volunteers apply with a resume. This is not to make sure that you have expert growing skills or any...
This week on the farm- Oct. 7th

This week on the farm- Oct. 7th

Written by Angie Lynch It was a busy week on the farm! On Saturday, a small but mighty volunteer group from the Gap Factory store in Bayers Lake, along with three farm stewards and one extra-special little helper, came out to help build market beds and fill them with...
Creature Feature: Predatory Stink Bugs

Creature Feature: Predatory Stink Bugs

  Written by Angie Lynch For this week’s blog post it’s important for you to know that we, on the farm, love bees. I know, everyone says they love bees; it’s very trendy to love bees right now. But I really do think we have a deeper understanding and appreciation...
This week on the farm- Sept. 16th

This week on the farm- Sept. 16th

Written by Angie Lynch   Things have been slowing down on the farm lately; days are getting shorter and cooler, and with that we’ve had less volunteers on the farm, plant growth has slowed dramatically, and even the farm growth is almost complete- only one and a...