Tag Archives: Food security

Keith Keyser: Permaculture, or regenerative ecological agriculture and its promise for restoring a damaged planet

Part of the San Juan Island Grange Lecture Series, July 25, 6PM potluck meet&greet, 7PM program. Islanders can produce an abundance of food for their families while restoring degraded lands and fighting climate change. Tall order, you say? Permaculture designer … Continue reading

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Dessert Potluck Resiliency Conversation June 20 7PM

There will be dessert! The Corps of Resiliency is hosting a dessert potluck and informal discussion at the Grange Hall tonight, Wednesday June 20, at 7PM. The topics for discussion will center around these areas: How do we increase the … Continue reading

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SEED EXCHANGE SATURDAY FEBRUARY 17, 1-4PM

San Juan Island Grange is proud to present our 3rd Annual Seed Exchange at the Grange Hall this Saturday, February 17, 1-4PM. Have some seeds left over from last year? Did you save seeds from a special vegetable you’d like … Continue reading

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DISASTER PREPAREDNESS IN SAN JUAN COUNTY

What are the likeliest potential threats to our region, and how can Islanders prepare for them materially, mentally, and communally? Join experts in the field Tuesday, November 28th, at the San Juan Island Grange for an interactive evening focusing on … Continue reading

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SAN JUAN ISLAND GRANGE OPPOSES TRANS PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP

At our May membership meeting, San Juan Island Grange #966 formally adopted a resolution against the Trans Pacific Partnership. Our Grange calls for the rejection of TPP and other “Fast Track” agreements as undemocratic and therefore against the values of … Continue reading

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POLYFACES: SPECIAL PRE-RELEASE SCREENING THURSDAY FEBRUARY 11TH

Set amidst the stunning Shenandoah Valley in northern Virginia, Polyface Farm is led by Joel Salatin, “the world’s most innovative farmer” (TIME) and uses no chemicals and feeds over 6,000 families and many restaurants and food outlets within a 3 … Continue reading

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SAN JUAN ISLAND GRANGE OPPOSES MARIJUANA MORATORIUM

At its January 7th, 2015 business meeting San Juan Island Grange #966 resolved to oppose the Proposed Moratorium on Marijuana Production. Even though the San Juan County Council has withdrawn the proposal, San Juan Island Grange #966 would like to … Continue reading

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