Garden Gnome News, March 2014

Posted by on Mar 14, 2014 in LITTLE POSTS | 0 comments

Garden Gnome News, March 2014 (Volume 6 Issue 2)       Dear Cascadian, Our heralds of Spring, the Forsythia and Cherry blossoms, trumpet with joy!  And the urban agriculture community begins sorting through those seed packets, nursing plant starts and penciling our garden layouts.  Remember to sign up or select your preferences for the CSPS! Veggie Start CSA – support for the community + community support for local business. Our Community Supported Plant Start Program (CSPS) Helps you Grow your...

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Looking for a Landscaping Construction Lead!

Posted by on Feb 28, 2014 in LITTLE POSTS | 0 comments

Looking for a Landscaping Construction Lead!

Happy Spring! Cascadia Edible Landscapes seeks an articulate, detail-oriented, hard-working, and organized Construction/Project Lead to oversee landscape installations, utilizing a small crew. The Construction/Project Lead is responsible for juggling many tasks and roles at one time in order to bring the landscape designs, both small and large, to life. Position reports to Owner and works with entire CEL team, as well as with clients (homeowners, schools, businesses, and community groups) Visit our employment...

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1st Anniversary Party for Impact HUB in Pioneer Square

Posted by on Jan 15, 2014 in LITTLE POSTS | 0 comments

January 30th.  Impressive stuff going on there.  If you are an individual or business looking for office space and other shared resources, then check this event out. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/explore-220-change-tickets-9410004577

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Edible Landscape Ideas, purples podded peas, and warm wishes

Posted by on Dec 12, 2013 in LITTLE POSTS | 0 comments

Garden Gnome News, December 2013 (Volume 5 Issue 12) Dear Cascadian, We wish you Extra-Warm Holiday Wishes and a very Happy New Years! Working outside is always fun in December. Last year it was a mud hole; this year it is a popsicle! During the last few days leading up to the Holiday Season (with Thanksgiving and Hannukah already wrapped up), we invite you to consider a gift with meaning.    Order by December 18th and receive a gift certificate to present.  Provide a loved one with a head start on the...

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CEL is 5!

Posted by on Dec 10, 2013 in LITTLE POSTS | 0 comments

Save the date February 15th 2014:  We have made it 5 years doing this full time and Want to Celebrate! We will  host something at our new Rainier Valley home. We reflect back on the years and it is quite amazing. We grew a nursery from scratch into a small operation: Hooray for the 200,000+ little seedlings we’ve moved through our greenhouse, many of which ending up in your families’ bellies. We provided urban-agricultural-related employment and training to many dozens of people. We have built...

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Murray’s Answers

Posted by on Nov 2, 2013 in LITTLE POSTS | 0 comments

******4 Food System Questions for Seattle Mayoral Candidates: Murray Responses************* 1.  In 2008, Seattle passed the Local Food Action Initiative, and followed that in 2012 with the Seattle Food Action Plan, intended to drive an intentional path forward to improving local food systems in our region.  Given the breadth of opportunities described in these plans, what would you specifically prioritize and move forward? How will you engage the larger community in this process? Adequate nutrition...

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