June Planting: Better Late Than Never!
Although COVID 19 cancelled our spring planting at Ken Reid park, we were not deterred! Once the tree nurseries were open, we decided we would forge ahead with a different location. But where? And what? We had received a donation from artist Cathy Lombard. She was selling her handmade tree… Read More about “June Planting: Better Late Than Never!”
Tree Planting Plans For 2020!
After a break over the winter, we’ve revved up the Plant A Forest machine again! Since the fall planting, we’ve received a bit of funding from a few different sources. First of all, our company, CMS Web Solutions, is committed to buying 11 trees for every new client we sign…. Read More about “Tree Planting Plans For 2020!”
Reflections from the Fall Planting
Last week we received the final funding from Kawartha Lakes and the Scugog Water Fund. That closes off another successful planting! We’re now planning ahead for the spring planting. After the Christmas holidays we’ll be finalizing where we are planting. We aren’t going to be applying for any funding this time…. Read More about “Reflections from the Fall Planting”
Thank you to all the supporters of the fall Plant A Forest planting!
For this planting, each dollar was matched by the Scugog Water Fund. That meant the trees and shrubs we bought were a bit bigger. It was a beautiful fall day. Pineneedle Farms delivered the stock the day before. When we arrived Mila, owner of Lavender-Blu EcoFarm, had them laid out where they… Read More about “Thank you to all the supporters of the fall Plant A Forest planting!”
Fundraising and Planting Update
This Saturday Oct 26th we are planting 250 trees and shrubs at Lavender-Blu EcoFarm in Seagrave. Because of the matching funding, we’ve ordered seedlings in some varieties, but larger ones in others. Also the kind of native species, for greater biodiversity, like Witchhazel and Basswood, have been included. Fundraising for… Read More about “Fundraising and Planting Update”