WHAT IS YARD-SHARING?​

When someone with yard space shares it with a grower who doesn't have space to grow, usually in exchange for a portion of the produce (vegetables) grown.  Find out more here!

 

WHAT IS URBAN AGRICULTURE? 

Growing food in the city. 

WHAT IS MUTUAL AID?

A community focused effort when people take responsibility for caring for one another by exchanging resources and materials for mutual benefit.

HOW DOES THIS ALL RELATE? 

Yard Share YEG believes that we have the resources to support each other as neighbours to grow a strong, local food growing community. 

WE ARE ON STOLEN LAND 

Understanding our history as  Treaty People is crucial to moving forward towards Indigenous Sovereignty.

Yard Share YEG seeks to move beyond lip-service land acknowledgements by providing Indigenous folks access to land and growing opportunities while recognizing that the ultimate goal in Indigenous Sovereignty is 'Land Back'.

CHECK OUT THE CBC NEWS COVERAGE OF OUR PILOT YEAR HERE!

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