Sign - Up for Career Presentation on Jan 30
or Choose from the Following Options Below
Option A - Farming 101
Get a sense of the local agricultural scene by:
1. Reading Urban Agriculture by David Tracey, or, take a tour of a local urban farm (ex SOLEfood, UBC farms, Loutet Farm, Terra Nova etc)
3. Come up with a list of suggestions for our garden based on what you saw at these farms
Option B - Local Speaker or Hike
Thursday January 16th., 2014 - Title: Nitrogen fixation in the boreal forest; Putting the 'N' in Nature
A free public talk for the Botany Section of Nature Vancouver.
Sunday January 19th., 2014 - Title: Geology of some buildings and monuments in downtown Vancouver.
A free event for the Vancouver Natural History Society (Nature Vancouver).
Follow this link for Details and how to Register
Option C - Greenhouse Tech
1. Attend Robotic club meetings to learn programming starting in Term 1
2. Design a system for monitoring daily greenhouse conditions
Option D - Garden Cleanup
Bring your gardening tools and work on your own time to weed the garden space adjacent to the staff parking lot. You will need to log your hours and present them to me when you are complete. This would be an excellent assignment for several students to complete together.
Option E - Sustainable Farming Assignments
See Team Sustainable Resources page for three suggested Options