It’s one of my favourite times of the year – picking season! Barrie is blessed to be surrounded with you-pick farms where families can gather fruit and vegetables in a natural setting. But a few years ago, I dreamt that we could
FruitShare Barrie has completed its second successful picking season.The project was launched in 2013 and had a successful pilot year. FruitShare is a project of Living Green Environmental Action Barrie in partnership with Transition Barrie and the Simcoe Muskoka District
Click here to view CTV News video of our 2014 season launch.
FruitShare Barrie has now launched its second season following last year’s highly successful pilot project. FruitShare connects volunteers with tree owners to harvest otherwise wasted fruit and share it with the Food Bank. The launch was held at a Barrie
With Chef Emerie Brine from Bernardin Presented by: Transition Barrie Where: Grace United Church (corner of Grove and Cook) Date: September 4, 2014 Time: 7:00 pm Cost: $5:00 (or pay what you can) You may pay at the door. Let
When the City of Barrie had plans to plant trees on public land as part of its reforestation efforts, FruitShare saw it as an opportunity to feed the hungry. Rather than plant typical native tree species, the City agreed to
Welcome to our first blog for FruitShare Barrie. We’re glad you made it! FruitShare Barrie is beginning it’s second year. Our pilot season was a resounding success with over 1000 lbs. of fruit harvested! Our aim with this blog is
Hi and welcome back to our blog. Hopefully by now you have familiarized yourself with our website and FaceBook page. Now that you know a little bit more about FruitShare Barrie and what we do, we would like to know