The Pye Centre for Northern Boreal Food Systems
The Pye Centre is a hub for community-led and Northern-focused food systems research, education, community connections, production, and distribution in Labrador.
Heart & Soil Conversations; HV-GB Recyclers
For the second instalment of the 2023 Heart & Soil series, we had a conversation with John Gaudi of Happy Valley-Goose Bay Recyclers – a grassroots organization of dedicated volunteers redirecting tons of recyclable waste away from their municipal landfill each year.
Heart & Soil Conversations: Insects in Your Garden!
For the third instalment of our “Heart & Soil Conversations” series, Dr. Carolyn Parsons, an Entomologist with Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, led a talk all about the good, the bad, and the not-so-ugly insects in our gardens.
Heart & Soil Conversations: Composting 101
For our second “Heart & Soil Conversation,” Tim Walsh of the Memorial University Botanical Garden facilitated a great session all about composting! Tim broke down the basics and benefits of composting, and shared how to build your own compost and use the finished soil. He also answered questions and provided insights on solutions to common…
We are grateful to the International Grenfell Association for providing funding to support our farm-based and community programming at the Pye Centre.