Transform Lawn To Food production. Join the growing number of people, who are taking responsibility for their health, food security and climate change, by planting gardens & trees. I own an Urban Farm Stand that offers fresh organic produce, build new gardens and provide seasonal maintenance for vegetable plots in Comox and Courtenay, BC.
Both onions and garlic are members of the Allium family. Allium (derived from the Greek word for garlic) are high in beneficial sulfur compounds, giving them their distinctive flavour and aroma. Shallots, leeks, and chives are also members of the … Continue reading
In the last few weeks, I have been spending lovely bits and pieces of time in the spring garden. During those moments I have made some awe inspiring discoveries. Well, at least for me they are incredible little snippets. All … Continue reading
Every day is getting warmer and brighter during this last week of April. Bit by bit my front vegetable garden is sporting less weeds, more seedlings and newly planted seeds. I haven’t even thought about the back garden, and won’t … Continue reading
Continuing with my goal of spending 1 1/2 hours 3 times per week in the garden, I chose another plot to work on today. This area includes a row of June bearing raspberries along the frontyard fence and a young … Continue reading
Spring gardening can seem daunting and overwhelming if we let it. I’d like to share a few ideas for all of us to KEEP CALM AND PLANT ON so that we can simply enjoy the process instead of adding it … Continue reading