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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