Glenora Farm News & Events

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Welcoming Mila

At the end of April 2022 we welcomed a new Coworker to Glenora Farm, Mila Gillis-Adelman joined the team in the position of Garden Assistant. The first 8 weeks of this position was funded through Canada Summer Jobs Grant (CSJ), an initiative of the Federal Government of Canada that provides wage subsidies to employers so

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Chicken and Egg-production Workshop Update

By Olivia Jackson As many of you know, at Glenora Farm we offer daily classes and activities (“workshops”), where Companions develop expertise and discover new interests in the areas of farming, life skills, art, and culture. These experiences enable Companions to discover talents, contribute to the farm/community, and develop applied life/vocational skills. Workshops also help

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The Story of Generosity: Highlighting the Fairbank Family

The Fairbank family has had ties to Camphill since the late 90’s. Sarah Fairbank, the mother of the family, first heard of Camphill communities from her father while growing up on the East Coast of the United States. Her father was politically active and interested in intentional communities, hoping to live in one himself one

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Pigs!

We got 5 pigs during the May Long weekend, they are Ossabaw’s and are teenagers! We haven’t named them yet but have some ideas, any suggestions let Kate and Chris know! All the houses have a pig food bucket, pigs can eat pretty much any food that a person can. No onion/garlic/lemon peels, teabags, coffee

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Anti-Bullying Course

by Matthew, Adam, Kelly, Chris, Aiden At the end of May we went to an anti-bullying course organized by Special Olympics. The course was about different forms of bullying and we think that everybody needs to learn about it. The different forms are physical, mental and verbal bullying. Bullying can also happen online. We think

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Glenora Gazette

Glenora Gazette – Summer 2022

The latest Glenora Gazette is out! Highlights include: Anti-Bullying Workshop A big update from Corwyn House The garden and farm update us (pigs!) And more!

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Glenora Gazette

Kate’s Update from the Farm

When we got back to work after the winter break the temperatures warmed up and the tree sap was flowing. The farm crew set up taps and jugs on 14 maples around the property. Every other day some of the team would collect the sap, and light a fire outside to boil it down. The

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Glenora Gazette

We’re Raising the Roof

As we mentioned in the previous Glenora Gazette, we conducted a year-end appeal to help us Raise the Roof of the Big House, our flagship home on the farm. The Big House is a large and centrally-located multi-purpose building that is used for Glenora Farm’s administrative offices, a number of day program workshops including music,

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