Harrowsmith Jr. – Pumpkin-Shaped Rumi Banjan Tomato

This marbled-flesh tomato was a surprise that I found at a seed swap

Environment » Nature

Christmas Chickens: a true story

Not every art school ends up with 7 chickens as models. Not every story has an ending like this one.

Environment » Sustainability & Innovation

Gone With the Wind – Updated Dec 2019

How wind turbines are winding up locals in Prince Edward County


City Gardens and Christmas Leftovers

Celebrating an urban harvest and the remains of the big day


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December 2019 Free Books

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Women in Agriculture and a Royal Winter Fair

Two conferences unpacked: one for women, one for the best of the best in agriculture

Harrowsmith Jr. – A Purple-Red-and-Black Tomato with Deep Lobes

‘Purple Calabash’ is a beautiful tomato variety with a unique, smoky flavour.

Home & Design

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How to Winterize a Pressure Washer FAST

Learn how to winterize a gas powered pressure water in a few ultra-simple steps.

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Harrowsmith Winter 2019/20 - On Newsstands Nov 18

Need a New Home Heating System?

Get the must-read furnace guide for Canadian homeowners

Travel & Culture

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Where the Stars Align in Canada

Our guide to the 10 best planetariums, dark-sky festivals and Urban Star Parks in the country.

Why We Love Ayr, Ontario

A secret map to the town’s lavender fields, firewater and Hollywood film sets.


Organizers launch tickets sales and one of the most robust programmes in fair’s history


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Have Yourself a Nutty Little Christmas

How a pan of improperly prepared chestnuts can turn an oven into a cluster bomb.

Sweet Potato Cake with Smoky Maple Frosting

Truly decadent when combined with the frosting in all of its beautiful layers

From the Wildfire Into the Soup Pot

Climate change, B.C. wildfires, and for something different, Soupalicious


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EP 7 Feeding Winter Birds and Crafting Homemade Cider

Ep 7 on Harrowsmith Radio

Where the Buffalo Roam – Bison in Banff National Park

How bison were reintroduced to Canada’s first national park.

The Earth Group Aims to Change the World Through Education and Nourishment

Newly Certified B Corp Collaborates with UN World Food Programme to Help Children Around the Globe

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