I'm in Vancouver. I agree that a visit to
City Farmer is worthwhile. I work at Grandview/?Uuqinak'uuh Elementry
school in East Vancouver - we have a school and community garden on site that
you'd be most welcome to visit. Drop me a line and I'll give you more
specific directions. Our website can be found at http://gra.vsb.bc.ca/garden/garden.html
Also, if you are in Vancouver you should NOT miss
the most inpiring and beautiful Strathcona Community Garden and the next door
Cottonwood Community Garden (part of which contains the Environmental Youth
There are other smaller community gardens in
Vancouver - you could probably find a listing on City Farmer's website.
Then there are the Botanical Gardens - Van Duesen and UBC being the largest ones
(they have admission charges). Last but not least, there is the UBC
Farm. They also have a website www.agsci.ubc.ca/ubcfarm - an inovative and
Hope you enjoy Vancouver!