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Community farming project plants two new jobs

Jobs bloom in Vernon community gardening project

Two people are rolling up their sleeves and getting valuable work experience as the B.C. government partners with the Kindale Developmental Association, contributing more than $27,000 to start a volunteer community gardening program. read more

Families Government Operations Health Wednesday, August 27, 2014 9:30 AM

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New funding gives farmers' market program staying power

New funding for farmers' market program

Lower-income families, seniors and pregnant women will continue to have easier access to healthy, locally grown food, thanks to an additional $750,000 investment in a successful farmers' market coupon program. read more

Economy Families Government Operations Health Saturday, August 9, 2014 10:15 AM