The Source & Your Community

Hello – Welcome to Credit Valley Conservation’s newly-designed Source blog.  If you followed the old Source online newsletter then you will be familiar with content in this blog.  If you’ve just stumbled across this site… Continue Reading

Everdale Farm does much more than produce food

Know your food, know your farmer is the motto for Everdale, a 50-acre organic farm located on Sixth Line in Hillsburgh. Each year, Everdale produces enough food to feed more than 300 families. Twenty to… Continue Reading

Where Do Snakes Go in Winter?

Like many of the animals we see during the warm summer months, Ontario’s native snakes aren’t built for our chilly winters. While some of Ontario’s birds, bats and butterflies are making their way down south… Continue Reading

Everpure Biodiesel: 50 Local Restaurants on Board – and Counting!

Imagine if you could reduce your dependency on fossil fuels and run your vehicle on nothing more than vegetable oil. One local company is making this dream a reality. Everpure Biodiesel Cooperative produces environmentally sustainable… Continue Reading

Caledon Horse Facility Owners Harness the Power of Partnerships

When Doug and Debbie Hart purchased their farm and horse facility in Caledon this past spring, it was a long-held dream come true. “After growing up in a city subdivision and eventually moving to Caledon,… Continue Reading

Erin Auto Recyclers – Working for a cleaner community

When Rob Smith purchased Erin Auto Recyclers a few years ago, he set several major goals for himself. The first was to operate the business in a sustainable manner; second, to continuously improve on his… Continue Reading

The Riverwood Conservancy – Caring For an Urban Oasis

The Mississauga Garden Council was founded in 1985 to help plan a park and community resource for the City of Mississauga on four undeveloped parcels of land near the intersection of Burnhamthorpe and Mississauga Roads…. Continue Reading

Teck Metals First to Plant Ground Layer in Woodland Planting

Teck Metals was one of the first companies to join CVC’s new Greening Corporate Grounds (GCG) program, offered in partnership with Evergreen, Peel and others, to help businesses and institutions with outdoor greening projects on… Continue Reading