What’s New

Growing Without Pesticides: A Biodynamic Approach
EarthDay – Saturday April 22nd, 1-4pm
Gabe Cipes (Summerhill Winery)
Summerhill Winery Biodynamic Gardens, 4870 Chute Lake Road

This year we are planning The Kelowna Nectar Trail, and we’ve planned some great bee-related art projects and seminars!

Gabe Cipes (Summerhill Winery) will give us a hands on introduction to growing without pesticides in the Okanagan using a Biodynamic approach. We will be meeting outside come rain or shine, so dress for the weather!

Gabe Cipes is a Permaculture designer, viticulturist, biodyamicist and beekeeper based out of Summerhill Pyramid Winery (the largest certified organic and biodynamic winery in Canada). He is V.P. of Demeter Canada, V.P. of Biodynamic Associations of BC (BDASBC) and a Director for the Certified Organic Associations of BC (COABC). He is also an advisory board member and technical/operations consultant for Aquaponic Farming Systems Superfoods ltd.

This is a free event, but please register here:  https://growingwithoutpesticides.eventbrite.ca

Register to participate in the Nectar Trail at Border Free Bees:  http://borderfreebees.com/kelowna-nectar-trail/

To learn more about the Okanagan Nectar Trail: https://blogs.ubc.ca/theecoartincubator/kelowna-nectar-trail/


4 thoughts on “What’s New

  1. This is a most refreshing approach to a difficult issue. Please remain and fortify your organization. Connect with similar movements which are emerging albeit with less of an inclusive artistic bent and flourish!

  2. BeeWorkers!
    The Pollinating lectures and workshops over these last months have been enriching and wonderfully educational! I am excited about the upcoming exhibit & participating in the pollinator research with the Insight database!

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