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S.O.I.L. Apprenticeship Farm Tour for Immigrants

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On Sunday, July 26th, S.O.I.L. Coordinator Nicole Arsenault, with Leslie Savoie from the Farmers’ Market Community Connectors project (a project connecting immigrant communities to farming communities), as well as help from the YMCA, teamed up to organize a farm tour for new immigrants who are interested in agriculture. They toured 3 farms in the Windsor, Nova Scotia area. Participants were actively engaged and many questions were answered!

We also got some great photos from the tour, check them out!

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Author: acornorganic

Atlantic Canadian Organic Regional Network. Vision ACORN aims to enhance the viability and growth of the Atlantic Canadian organic agricultural community through a unified regional network. Mission Statement ACORN is a non-profit organization that promotes organic agriculture by: Facilitating information exchange between and amongst organizations and individuals Coordinating non-formal education for producers through to consumers Networking with all interested parties both regionally and nationally Structure ACORN is a membership-based non-profit incorporated cooperative with an eleven member Board of Directors and an Executive Director.

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