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URBAN GARDENING: Seeds you can plant in September
Fall is around the corner, but the gardening season is far from over for committed urban food growers. Here’s the lowdown on seeds you can plant in September.
Aug 30th, 2015
URBAN GARDENING: Interplanting makes the most of small food gardens [VIDEO]
Urban gardens are small by definition. Here’s how to save space in your garden with interplanting.
Aug 22nd, 2015
URBAN GARDENING: Condo living no barrier to being a city farmer
In an expensive city like Vancouver, many gardeners commute to their plots. Here are tips for gardening by bike and bus.
Aug 16th, 2015
BALCONY GARDENING: How to grow a steady supply of salad greens
The short shelf life of those grocery-store salad mixes is good reason to stagger-plant your own to pick fresh.
Aug 8th, 2015
URBAN GARDENING: Five useful tips to save time growing food
Like emails, dusting and dishes, it often feels like the moment you’ve completed your tasks, they start to pile up all over again.
Aug 3rd, 2015
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.
Jul 26th, 2015
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.
Jul 20th, 2015
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.
Jul 13th, 2015
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.
Jul 5th, 2015
URBAN GARDENING: Five tips for nurturing thirsty veggies in a heat wave
Gardening gives us a front-row seat to changes in climate and weather. With this summer’s high temperatures, we need to keep our plants irrigated and also avoid wasting water. Here's how.
Jun 28th, 2015