Community Meeting April 22, 2016

Douglas Cardinal and Christopher Minnes introduced the most current information on the project to the public at the Wakefield Community Centre. CLICK HERE to view the full presentation....

The LOW DOWN – April 27, 2016

The Earth Day issue featured Douglas Cardinal’s designs for sustainable homes at Minnes Farm. Click here to read the full article. To read a current issue, click here....

The LOW DOWN – April 13, 2016

A front page article highlighted architect Douglas Cardinal’s masterplan for Minnes Farm. Click here to read the full article. To read a current issue, click here....

Community Meeting September 17, 2014

Christopher Minnes and Michel Lacasse introduced conservation development as a priority for Minnes Farm to an engaged audience at the Wakefield Community Centre. Click here to watch a video of the pre...

The LOW DOWN September 24, 2014

A front page article introduced the Minnes Farm project and its overall benefit to the community. Click here to read the full article. To read a current issue, click here....

BUILDING COMMUNITIES WITH FARMS

This report from the Liberty Prairie Foundation reviews practices that landowners, developers, design consultants and public officials have found useful as they consider the benefits of encouraging co...

PRINCIPLES OF SUSTAINABILITY

Inspired by the principles of One Planet Communities, our commitment includes: Making buildings more energy efficient and delivering all energy with renewable technologies. Reducing waste, reusing whe...

SUSTAINABLE DESIGN

Principles of sustainability have inspired the Minnes Farm’s low impact development strategies. Sustainable design increases the efficiency with which houses and homesites use and harvest energy, wa...

PRESERVING AND CONSERVING

We’re offering a “farm-centered” residential community surrounding the Eco Echo campus, with proximity services, recreation parks, a network of trails and bike paths, and protected green space. ...