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Clean North will be bringing our indoor worm composting demonstration to the 2014 Green Expo being held this coming Saturday July 26, 2014 from 9 am until 3 pm at the Johnson Township Community Centre in Desbarats. There will be … Continue reading
Nomination deadline for City Beautification Awards—including Clean North-sponsored Green Glove Award—is Thursday, July 17, 2014
It’s that time of year again: Time to acknowledge local gardeners and businesses who beautify our fair city! Categories include the Green Glove Garden Award, sponspored by Clean North. For this award, nominated gardens are judged on design, overall health … Continue reading
A Freecycle Day will be happening in Sault Ste. Marie this Saturday, June 21, 2014. All you have to do is place your re-usable unwanted items at the end of your driveway with a sign that reads FREE. Other residents … Continue reading
Move That Mulch! event to take place at Algoma University on Saturday, June 7, 2014 [plus trees, rain barrels, and more!]
Gardeners, need mulch? Clean North is having a Move That Mulch! event from 9 am to noon on Saturday, June 7 at Algoma University. You can pick up some nice mulch made from chipped up Christmas trees—great for acid-loving garden … Continue reading
It isn’t often that the Sault Ste. Marie Horticultural Society and the Allard St. Community Garden pair up to offer two plant sales on two subsequent weekends. However, plant lovers will have another opportunity to snap up tomato seedlings, herbs … Continue reading
Need coir blocks, a bathouse, or a rain barrel? Clean North will be at Hort Society Plant Sale on May 24, 2014
This sale will take place from 9 am to noon at United Baptist Church at 41 Malabar Drive. It's a great opportunity to augment your garden….Two feature plants this year will be rhubarb and lovage. The latter is a perennial … Continue reading
This event will take place on April 22, not April 2. You can see the full article here: http://www.cleannorth.org/2014/03/24/clean-north-to-show-acclaimed-and-visually-stunning-documentary-revolution-for-earth-week/
Don't miss a very special presentation of the award-winning documentary Revolution—a film about changing the world, going for it, taking a stand, and fighting for something.
Seedy Saturday news buzz: Clean North’s Ursula Schleen talks to the Sault Star about disappearing bees; Sootoday.com touts worm composting
Check out two local news articles about Seedy Saturday, which features a documentary about our disappearing bees as well as a demo of worm composting! Sault Star article that quotes Clean North member Ursula Schleen talking about our disappearing bees … Continue reading
Feeling dragged down by winter? Well, cheer up! Seedy Saturday, the kick off to the gardening season, is coming up in just a few weeks! This year's event at Sault College on March 1 promises to be just as fantastic … Continue reading