May 4 and 5: A weekend of edible gardening takes place on the rooftop called Camp Ethel.
This is a project by SDC Wellington and Grand Potager.
You can buy seeds, seedlings, trees and shrubs of all kinds of vegetables, fruits, berries and herbs. Also find gardening materials, fun activities and a huge celebration of urban agriculture!
Also, CAUS will be setting up a culinary competition at 2:15 each day to launch the crowdfunding campaign of our MTL Eats, our new digital application to help you eat locally and seasonally.
Drinks and foods available on the site by Chez Robin marché local!
FREE Workshops Schedule
Saturday, May 4
11:15 am to 12 pm – Ça pousse
Construction of a vermicomposteur and discussion on the living soil
1:15 pm to 2 pm – Un plant de tomate à la fois
How to plan your urban garden
14:15 to 15:00
CAUS Culinary competition / launch of the crowdfunding campaign
Sunday May 5th
11:15 am to 12:00 pm – Neumark Design
Grow your berries
1:15 pm to 2 pm – Urban Seedling / Semis Urbains
Vegetable gardening in an urban environment
14:15 to 15:00 – CAUS Culinary competition
Launch of the crowdfunding campaign
Cultiver Verdun is a unifying event that brings together several organizations across Montreal and beyond that work in the field in urban agriculture:
Maison de l’environnement
Chez Robin marché local
Un Plant de Tomate à la Fois
Urban Seedling / Semis Urbains
Semences du Portage Terre Promise semencièreartisanale
Pro Vert Sud Ouest
Les Fermes Lufa
This event is organized as part of Cultiver Montréal : the month of urban agriculture in May! This event brings together a host fantastic exhibitors offering tips and tricks to enhance urban vegetable gardens, the sale of seedlings and horticultural equipment, and awareness activities. Cultiver Verdun encourages residents to implement gardening projects and seeks to promote the resources available in the community for this purpose.
*Have cash for some kiosks!