Objectives of the Collective
The Collective began in 1995, and
completed garden expansions in 2001, 2008, 2010 and 2014. The Collective
currently has over 200 gardening members at 6 locations in the City.
The objectives of the Collective are
• To provide a place to
garden for people who wish to produce their own fresh, nutritious,
organic, locally grown vegetables and herbs;
• To provide education and
hands-on experience in the creation and maintenance of an
environmentally sustainable, organic garden in a northern
• To assist in the food
security needs of the whole community by providing food for people in
need through donations to local charities.