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Backyard Bounty

Contact Information
Alternate Name Community Supported Agriculture ; CSA
Office Phone 519-829-2281
E-Mail info@backyardbounty.ca
Website www.backyardbounty.ca
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Robert Orland, Founder; Email: robertorland@backyardbounty.ca
Located In Community Guelph
Mailing Address c/o Orland Conservation 
8 Islington Ave 
Guelph, ON N1E 6K7
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Urban farming social enterprise that supports local, sustainable food production and education.
Description (Service) Partnerships with residents to convert parcels of land into organic vegetable gardens * promotes a balance of ecological, social and economic sustainability 
 
**All produce is donated to Guelph Food Bank
Hours Hours vary according to season and harvest times
Areas Served Guelph
Eligibility Criteria for donating yard space include:  
* property within City of Guelph 
* donor owns property 
* yard receives minimum of seven hours sunlight 
* ideal area at least 1000 sq ft 
* no chemical sprays for at least three years 
* outdoor spout for watering 
* commitment to three seasons 
* access to garden during working hours / early on harvest days
Application Visit website for information on the Grow Local Sponsorship Program
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (60) Commercial
Funding Private - to support partnership with Guelph Food Bank
Subjects
Service Categories Community Gardening ; Food Donation Programs ; Fresh Food ; Organic Food ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Hunger/Food Issues