ABOUT THE TOUR
Saturday 12 September 2020, 10 AM to 4 PM
Victoria - Saanich - Oak Bay - Esquimalt
Start at a garden of your choice . Talk with home gardeners and expert-gardener volunteers about topics including:
Year-round food production at home
Veggies, bees, chickens, fruit trees, berries, greenhouses
Soils, compost, sustainable water use, and more.
Follow your own route to your choice of 10 home gardens.
The tour is a fundraiser for local and global food sustainability. All proceeds go to:
The Victoria Urban Food-Garden Tour is organized by Rebecca Lang, with help from Elizabeth Vibert, and an enthusiastic committee of volunteers and generous sponsorship from Vancity, Any Thyme Gardening, City of Victoria, Sustainable Saanich, CRFAIR, Maslany Creative, Saanich Flavour Trails, Kevin Koetke/Remax. Elizabeth is an historian at UVic whose research focuses on gender and food security in Southern Africa, and Rebecca owns and operates a local landscaping business.