Vote for Ignatius Farm in the Aviva Community Fund Campaign!

By | General News, Ignatius Farm, News, Old-Growth Forest

Ignatius Farm & CSA is vying to have its greenhouse retrofit project be amongst the top 50 vote-getting projects in the nation-wide Aviva Community Fund campaign. Aviva will award the top 50 projects $10,000 each. We will upgrade our greenhouse, the life force of our Farm.

Please register and vote. Ask family and friends too. The Aviva Campaign attracts very inspiring community projects. You can help us win for our community.  Voting takes place September 25 through October 4.

 

Volunteer efforts help bring brook trout back to Guelph area creek

By | Old-Growth Forest

The Marden Creek restoration project has been a work in progress for a little over 10 years, and volunteers are now beginning to see strong evidence that their efforts are having a positive impact.

“The trout have returned to the lower part of the creek for the first time in 180 years,” said Martin Tamlyn, of the Ignatius Jesuit Centre’s Old-Growth Forest Project.

Read the rest of Jessica Lovell’s article in the Guelph Mercury here!