Tag Archives: Ottawa

FARM JOB: OTTAWA – BeetBox Co-operative Farm, Assistant Market Gardener

Posted by Michalina Hunter on January 03, 2019

beet box

BeetBox Co-operative Farm is growing (pardon the pun)! And, we need people like you; people who peruse food related employment opportunities. We are looking for an assistant market gardener to catapult our CSA program to the next level!  ABOUT BeetBox Co-operative Farm We are a farmer-owned workers co-operative growing high quality vegetables, ecologically. Last year, we established a new CSA for the lovely people of West Ottawa. The co-op was established in 2017 by three young agrarians: Jeremy Colbeck, Lise-Anne Léveillé, and David Mazur-Goulet. Together, we bring over a decade of growing experience to our community. What makes us different? 110 … Continue reading FARM JOB: OTTAWA – BeetBox Co-operative Farm, Assistant Market Gardener

Let’s Hangout, Eat, and Make Music Together

Posted by Julie Baribeau on April 28, 2015

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Hey friends, let’s hangout some more! We’re gonna eat and chat and sing and make beautiful springtime melodies together at the West End Well in Ottawa May 10th at 5:30pm. Check out the Facebook event. Salut la gang, on veut se revoir! On va manger et jaser et chanter et créer des belles mélodies printanières ensemble au West End Well à Ottawa le 10 mai à 17:30. Voir l’évènement sur Facebook. Bring some food to share and whatever acoustic instruments you want (shakers and spoons count!). Our friend Norah Erickson will be leading a bit of a song circle at … Continue reading Let’s Hangout, Eat, and Make Music Together

Decompte final pour l’evenement des jeunes cultivateurs de la region d’Ottawa-Outaouais

Posted by Julie Baribeau on February 20, 2015

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Crédit: Alex Chabot, Photo prise aux Jardins de la Grelinette M’sieurs-dames, Voici les détails finaux pour l’évènement des Young Agrarians (jeunes cultivateurs) jeudi prochain, le 26 février au deuxième étage de la Coop West End Well (969 rue Wellington Ouest, Ottawa). Si vous pourriez SVP confirmer votre présence au plus tard lundi le 23 février cela nous aidera à confirmer les nombres! Si vous inscrivez sur fb que vous allez y être, nous allons considérer ça comme un RSVP. C’est important pour que nous sachions si nous avons assez de place! Voici un aperçu de ce que nous avons spécialement planifié … Continue reading Decompte final pour l’evenement des jeunes cultivateurs de la region d’Ottawa-Outaouais

O-Town Young Agrarians Final Round Down!

Posted by Julie Baribeau on February 20, 2015 2 Comments

Sarah

YA-lasses and gents, Here are the final dets for next Thursday’s Young Agrarians event, February 26th upstairs at the West End Well Co-op (969 Wellington Street West, Ottawa). If you can please confirm if you are coming by next Monday that will help us know numbers! If you say you are on the fb event, we’ll take that as an RSVP. It’s important so that we know we’re not over capacity! 1) On your mark: The event starts at 6pm so that if you want to buy dinner or coffee or whatever treat suits your fancy, you’ll have time. Note that this … Continue reading O-Town Young Agrarians Final Round Down!

O-Town Young Agrarians Get Together!

Posted by Julie Baribeau on January 22, 2015

Photo of David

Photo of David, one of the O-Town young agrarians.  His farm: The BeetBox. A bunch of us agriculture aficionados from both sides of the river have been hanging out since the Young Agrarians Eastern Ontario Mixer. Maintenant, on aimerait que d’autres se joignent à nous donc on a décidé de lancer un évènement public au West End Well. It will take place on Feb 26 at 6PM at 969 Wellington West in Ottawa. You can find the event here on Facebook. Le WEW est une co-opérative de solidarité qui englobe un resto, une épicerie pleine de bouffe bio et locale, et une place … Continue reading O-Town Young Agrarians Get Together!