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A visit to Haarlem's Bio Dynamic Farm

This season, my sister bought two ‘harvest shares’ in a growing coop in Haarlem. Coop is probably not the exact definition, but basically you buy the rights for a season (May-October) of vegetables. 623 more words

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PedalEasy Opens Storefront in Ottawa’s Bell’s Corners

Last week, I finally dropped in at PedalEasy, our own homegrown pedal assist e-bike manufacturer. PedalEasy started five years ago when co-founder Ron Wensel wanted to do more cycling after he survived a heart attack. 1,291 more words

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The New Halifax Central Library

Two weeks ago I visited Halifax, Nova Scotia for a conference at Pier 21 on Biorefinery. Yes, such conferences exist.  Between the conference and the reception in the evening, I had an hour and a half to kill. 601 more words

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Working towards Ottawa's Cycling Ecosystem

When advocating for cycling, I have always envisioned more than just safe bike infrastructure. I think Ottawa has the potential to grow into a leading North American city for cycling. 724 more words

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Pocket Cyclovia at Fisher Heights Bike Day

We all wish for gorgeous weather when we organize an event. For the winter bike parade, you want to have it reasonably cold, with lots of sunshine, but not too cold. 848 more words

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Grocery Deliveries by E-Bike in Amsterdam

Albert Heijn (see note below) delivers groceries in downtown Amsterdam by bike. It is initially a pilot.

Pizzas, sushi and parcels are currently already delivered by bicycle in Amsterdam. 145 more words

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Why I mostly avoid taking the bus

OC Transpo is not sure why the numbers are going down. A report will soon be released. I can perhaps tell you why the bus is not that popular, despite a number of advantages. 1,026 more words

Cycling In Ottawa