Sprouts Bed Construction

Last spring, 2011, we started with this: A big swath of lawn, a bail of hay, a stack of cardboard, some muscle, and a vision. This spring we have this: An all-ages community garden with lots of room to grow. Our lasagne gardening was a success. Without tilling the earth, we built a large tract …

Under Construction

You may have noticed the massive amounts of construction going on in Parkallen this summer. Park Paving Crews and the City of Edmonton are re-constructing roads all over the neighbourhood and Phase 1 of re-development in Ellingson Park (spray deck construction) is well underway. We’ve been busy too. If you could see behind the road work …

We’re Digging it in June 2011

The Parkallen Community Garden received official approval by the City of Edmonton on June 3, 2011. So we’re digging it this spring! Well, we’re not actually digging it per se, as we’ll be using a no-till strategy to build the soil in our beautiful and innovative pea-pod garden. More on this to come…. Here are our final …