The complete information on the 2018 Glad Gardens Weigh Off has been load to this web site. You can look under the events tab or click on this link…..
You will find such things as a complete schedule, event poster, entry forms, competition rules and prize awards. Please note that if you are entering vegetables into the competition it is great if you can have your Glad Gardens entry form completed along with a GPC data form for each of your GPC vegetables.
Please take a moment to review the information and we look forward to seeing everyone at the competition.
The AVGVG Meeting will be held on Monday, August 27th at 7:00 pm in the Windermere Hall, Windermere Road, Berwick .
All items related to our 2018 Glad Gardens Weigh Off – OUR 10TH ANNIVERSARY!! Hope to see you there.
Click on the Link below to download the latest charts :
A few pictures taken at the recent patch tour have been added to the web site. You will find them under the Other Photos tab or click on this link https://avgvg.wordpress.com/photo-galleries-2/2018-avgvg-patch-tour/
Thanks to Paul Cameron for being the host this year and to Ron, Gerard and Judy for organizing the event and getting the word out as well as some great snacks. Below are a few smiling faces :
Our Annual Family BBQ will be held at Tom Corkum’s, 272 Windermere Road (just up from the Windermere Hall) on Tuesday, July 24th at 6:30 pm. People are encouraged to bring a lawn chair and a desert to share. Burgers, hotdogs and drinks will be provided. A great time to catch up with everyone on how their season is progressing.
Dear Club Members,
The 2018 Annual Patch Tour will take place on Tuesday, June 26th at 6:00pm. This year Paul Cameron has graciously agreed to host the club at his patch which is located on 409 Arnold Road in Grafton. His farm is at the base of the North Mountain turning right off the Black Rock Road – Google Maps Link https://goo.gl/maps/ZUNZLfdeVW32
The patch tour will be followed by a brief club meeting as well as some light refreshments.
We are well into the season and this is a great chance to see how growers are doing and maybe pick up a trick or two.
Hope to see you there!
The 10th Anniversary T-Shirts have been produced and if you have not received yours yet watch your mail box. In conjunction with the t-shirt promotion we are running a 10th Anniversary Photo Contest to help bring all members together celebrating 10 years of great members and success of our club. The links below will give you the Photo Contest Promotion page as well as the Photo Contest rules. Please take a minute to read these both and please participate in your contest.
10th Anniversary Photo Contest Promotion
10th Anniversary Photo Contest Rules
Its spring planting time and everyone is getting their patches ready for a successful 2018 so to help with that our April 2018 AVGVG meeting to be held on April 23rd, 2018 at the Windermere Hall in Berwick 7:00 PM and will feature : Shelly MacInnis : Soil Health Amendments and Record Keeping as well as a Video Presentation from Paul Depres.
Everyone is welcome so why not bring a friend who wants to learn to grow or just wants to pick up some interesting information on Soil Health.
PS : Remember your Anniversary T-Shirt information is due by the 24th of April !
The latest AVGVG Patch News is now on the web site. You can find it under the Club Newsletter tab or at the following Link : 2018 Winter/Spring Newsletter
Be sure to review the page on the 10th Anniversary T-Shirt as this is a limited time offer.
Congratulations to our 2018-2019 elected executive of the AVGVG! Thanks to Ron Muis, Gerard Ansems, Paul Cameron, and Judy Knox for taking time from their busy schedules to volunteer for these positions. We appreciate all you do for the organization and thank you for your skills which have made the AVGVG what it is today!