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OUR COOPERATIVE REPORT

This is the year of ‘partnership’!! Some we have shifted and changed the paradigms within…..AND amazing new partnerships have been kicked off to herald in 2018 with a new feel. With spiritually inspired youth programs to full swing on “Closing the Loop on Affordable and Healthy Housing” (Federal Government) – OUR team has been working…
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February 10, 2018 0

2018 is the year of Action – Sustainable Wellness Update

Are you ready to recreate your relationship with your health physically, emotionally, socially and spiritually? OUR wellness team is excited to help you in this journey with our new Retreat Series this Spring and Summer. Mark your calendar!  April 6 – 8 (Fri-Sun) local herbalist Yarrow Willard from Harmonic Arts will bring his team and their…
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January 16, 2018 0

June 2017 Newsletter

Update from OUR ECOVILLAGE Cooperative by Board Chair Brandy Gallagher More than ever we are excited at the shifts and changes that this season has brought us!  As we round the Summer Solstice we celebrate and honour all of those who bring their incredible love and support to OUR Ecovillage Coop in order to keep our…
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June 22, 2017 0

Look Who’s At OUR – And Honor The Shifts And Goodbye’s Newsletter

Well, reports about the arrival of spring have been greatly exaggerated. Cold weather and lots of rain continued to dominate the weather scene this month. But this hasn’t dampened the spirits of the OUR Ecovillagers and volunteers who have been leaning into spring with planting, greenhouse repairs, waste water treatment and deck construction and new…
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April 26, 2017 0

A Letter from Brandy: November 2014

And along comes the winter…after the fastest moving year I can remember, and so much intense learning–now we are working to bed down for the winter and go into a bit of hibernation after the holidays (yes we have to work full out now winterizing gardens and the land in order to be ready for…
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November 8, 2014 0

West Coast Maple Syrup—It Can Be Tapped!

I don’t know about you, but until this year, I always thought that maple syrup was a strictly East coast domain. Perhaps the imagery of a Quebec sugar shack or whimsical pictures of draft horses pulling sleighs through snowy maple trees gave me that impression. This year, though, I discovered that we can tap trees…
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February 27, 2014 0

Executive Director’s Report July 2013

Happy summer….what an auspicious time of year. The energy of creativity and possibility pervades all of OUR days! Talent and intention abounds as we round out the full summer Internship programs with 22 Interns (18 in the Natural Building Internship and 4 in the Community Farm Internship), incredible volunteers visiting from all over the world,…
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July 8, 2013 0

Executive Director’s Report – Jan 2013

It is incredible to imagine that we are actually living in 2013 not to mention that this is the beginning of the 15th year for O.U.R. ECOVILLAGE’s evolution of village life on baldy mountain! So – it is time to tell of the harvests and of the upcoming seeds that are being sown… This last…
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January 19, 2013 0

From The Executive Team!

Wow – Where did the summer go…. and how the heck did OUR team manage to pull off so much with the strange weather that moved through?!? Seems that we grew just as much amazing food as last year, planted out and prepped much more food system spaces, and babied along all OUR new perennials…
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September 8, 2011 0

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NEWSLETTER SIGN-UP Sign-up for O.U.R. Ecovillage Newsletter and stay up-to-date on upcoming news & events! [salesforce form=”2″] CONTACT US Got a question about an upcoming event?  Want to visit us and see what life is like on a 25-acre working farm & educational demonstration site that specializes in natural building, organic & permaculture food production, and sustainable living?  Send an email to info@ourecovillage.org or…
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