Celebrating 30 years

Living Green, Living Well

  • Introducing…. Compost Winnipeg!

      It’s a noun… it’s a verb… it’s the focus of Green Action Centre’s new social enterprise… compost! In 2011, a Statistics Canada study…

  • What’s it like to work at Green Action Centre?

    30th Anniversary Guest Blog: Two staff members who have been around the block a few times share the inside scoop on working here.

  • It’s the Great Canadian Giving Challenge!

    The Great Canadian Giving Challenge is a national contest to benefit charities like Green Action Centre. Every dollar donated in June enters us to win a $10,000 donation to support our social enterprise, Compost Winnipeg. The more you give, the more chances we have to win!

  • Fizzy water machine debate

    Popular SodaStream carbonation devices seem like they might be a better option than buying plastic bottles of spring water, but is the machine just a gimmick to appear green – and is there value?

  • The joy of vertical gardening

    Hydroponic or aquaponic gardening systems are by far the best methods to quickly and sustainably grow year-round vegetables or leafy greens indoors. However, space is often an issue. That’s where vertical gardening comes in.

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Upcoming Events

Free Mow Better Clinic – June 30, 2015

Are your reel mower blades dull? This is the perfect opportunity to learn how to sharpen your mower blades!

Free Mow Better Clinic – July 7, 2015

Are your reel mower blades dull? This is the perfect opportunity to learn how to sharpen your mower blades!

Free DIY Organic Lawn Care Workshop

Learn how to maintain your lawn without cosmetic pesticides!

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