For a Forest Garden Installation you will need the following materials.
1. Mulch as Wood Chips, Wood shavings, or Straw
2. Compost / Composted Manure
3. Amendments; Fish Bone Meal, Mychorrizae Fungi,
Click here for the Fertilizer & Ammendments page
Wood Chip Mulch
Mulch Choice #1: Alder / Hardwood Wood Chip Mulch:
Call Gary Mander for large bulk deliveries. 1 250 744 7127
22 Yard Truck and 50 Yard Truck Available.
$45/yard for Alder Chips plus delivery
For small orders try Foxglove Farm Supply
For Wood Chipping services.
Call Cam Proudfoot at Salish Solutions.
Straw/ Canary Grass Mulch
Mark Hughes. 250 653 4922.
Composted Manure / Compost
Compost Choice #1 – Local Composted Manure
Call Mark Hughes. 250 653 4922.
Last Quoted $720+tax for 12 Yards delivered on 06/12/21
Compost Choice #2: – Vancouver Island Compost from Dairy Cows
Choice #2: Stan Hope (Farm to Garden) https://www.farmtogarden.ca/
778 426 4626
Quoted $1580 for 24 Yards delivered including tax. ($65.80/ yard)
Compost Choice #3 – Earth Bank compost from Fish and Wood Waste
$2100 for 20 Yards delivered.
Trucking can be provided by Key Pawn Trucking
Other Local sources of manure and compost on SSI
- Sacred Mountain Lavender
- Ruckle Park Farm
- Foxglove Farm Supply
- Therapeutic Riding Association
- North End Farm
- Local Horse / Sheep / Alpaca farms