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URBAN GARDENING: Interplanting makes the most of small food gardens [VIDEO]

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Urban gardens are small by definition. Here’s how to save space in your garden with interplanting.

URBAN GARDENING: Why mulching those veggies is a must in a drought

Mulch is one of our most powerful tools to save water during Vancouver's tight watering restrictions.

URBAN GARDENING: Save water by harvesting smart, even if it hurts

If you balk at the idea of removing perfectly healthy plants you've got 'harvestphobia' but the smart gardener will get over it.

URBAN GARDENING: Stage 3 water restrictions a food-grower's challenge

With unprecedented watering restrictions in effect, figuring out how much is enough can be challenging when it comes to growing food.

Short-term programs help university graduates launch new careers

Intensive training allows educated young professionals to transition their careers in under a year.

When bugs attack! Five ways to deal with pest damage

Insects play important roles in our ecosystems. But sometimes, pests can get out of hand. Our role as gardeners is to understand what bug attacks are telling us, and then gently guide them away.

Knowing the Salish Sea may lead to its protection

Washington-based scientist-authors speak at Aquarium on their newly released book on the Salish Sea

Food.ee delivers green, tasty meals to downtown foodies

Food.ee, participant in LOCO BC's Local Impact Assessment Program. Photo courtesy of Wayne Webb.

'He seemed to fly like an angel’ - injured bald eagle released

BC Hydro worker found the eagle upside down on a power line in January