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Spotlight On Sustainability – Concrete Garden Magazine

By Tayler | Mar 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

         Check out this great new article about our work in Concrete Garden! Share This Post Sign up for news, updates & upcoming events

Farm Design Consultation

By Tayler | Feb 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

         It is uncommon to see integrated landscape design applied to farm landscapes. Many farmers, for good reason, get lost in the day-to-day operations of the farm and rarely get a chance to take a plan view look at the … Continued

Edible Landscape Consultation

By Tayler | Feb 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

         As we head into our seventh year of business at Hatchet & Seed, we’re excited to share our trials, tribulations, successes & challenges with more budding homesteaders, growers and community groups.   To be sure, we still consider … Continued

Permaculture Skills Internship: Feb + March 2017

By Tayler | Jan 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

         Feb.8th, 2016 – The internships have been filled!  Please check back for spring, summer and fall internships! Thank you!   Are you looking to gain hands-on experience/skills in the fields of permaculture & organic gardening?   We (Tayler … Continued

Eat Your Yard! Edible Landscaping with Hatchet and Seed

By Tayler | Jul 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

         Check out this great article in EAT Magazine on edible landscaping! Share This Post Sign up for news, updates & upcoming events

Edible Plant Sales – By Appointment

By Tayler | Apr 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

         Plant Sales by Appointment From April 19th – May 19th  Hi folks, We’ve been propagating all sorts of edible and medicinal plants at our garden farm in North Saanich. What we haven’t sold to clients or at our … Continued

Permablitz at Wild Edge Garden Farm!

By Tayler | Mar 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

         What? A volunteer gathering of permaculture-enthusiasts who want hands-on garden experience in a well-established, permaculture-inspired garden farm. We’ll be building a hot compost, adding wood chips to pathways, and mulching a new garden area.  A short tour will … Continued

Edible Plant Sale – March 26th

By Tayler | Feb 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

         We’re having an edible plant sale, Saturday March 26th!   You’re welcome to come walk around our gardens and see a diversity of multi-functional plants.    Inspired by permaculture, our plants and gardens are meant to be beautiful … Continued

West Coast Gardener: Year-Round Growing for Healthy Living

By Tayler | Feb 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

             Check out this article by Solara featured in Seaside Times!   Click here to read it! Share This Post Sign up for news, updates & upcoming events

Carbon Farming on BC’s Agricultural Land Reserve: A Multi-Functional Investment Strategy

By Tayler | Jan 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

         The Big Picture   On the whole, the act of farming and land clearing as currently practised is responsible for 25% of global GHG emissions. But what if farms could sequester significantly more carbon than they emit while … Continued

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