It is with great pleasure that we acknowledge the funding received from the Columbia
Basin Trust, which combined with the financial support of the Kootenay Local Agricultural
Society, and a great deal of volunteer work by farmer members of the society, has
allowed this project to be created.
Welcome to the Growing in the Kootenays Guide.
This guide has been created by commercial growers, farmers and backyard growers,
to encourage the growing of vegetable in the Kootenays.
To use this guide we recommend that you work through it in the following order:
General information section.
Growing charts - Make sure you understand the explanation page so you know what you
are looking at.
Fall planting guide.
If you notice any errors, or have specific advice relating to a crop that can be
incorporated into the guide, please use the email contact form at the bottom to send
information to the society.
Download the guide as a Pdf file
This document is designed to be printed on Letter, Landscape paper and printed in
Download Excel spreadsheet workbooks
If you think this website and the documents available have helped you, please consider
donating using PayPal to allow us to continue developing and maintaining the site.
Kootenay Local Agricultural Society, 1911 Irving Road, Tarrys, Castlegar, V1N 4N6,
British Columbia, Canada
Tel: (250) 399 4809 Email: email@example.com Main web site: www.klasociety.org
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All this information and the Growing in the Kootenays Guide is free of charge. However,
to support the ongoing work of this guide and all the other work of the society -
please consider joining the society - all memberships go to the promotion of food
growing in the Kootenays, by farmers, growers and gardeners,