Gardening » Vegetable Gardening

Harrowsmith Jr. – Emma’s Tomato Patch A Real Peach of a Velvety Tomato

‘Garden Peach’ is an heirloom tomato that looks and feels a bit like a … peach!

Food » Wine & Drinks

Blind Pigs and the Angel’s Share

Your guide to bootlegging, mule kicks and hemp vodka

Home & Design » DIY Video

Stop Mice from Getting in Your Cottage

Fast, simple, cheap and effective, it has worked for years.

Travel & Culture » Ontario

Riding on Goat Tails at Caberneigh Farm

How two yoga goats joined the Caberneigh Farm-ily.


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October 2019 Free Books

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Sunchokes 101

Meet one of chef and cookbook author Signe Langford’s desert island plants, the misunderstood, oft maligned sunchoke.

Things We Love here at Harrowsmith

Heritage Bee Co. How local is this honey? Made-in-your-backyard local, if you choose! Heritage Bee Co. helps you host bees at home, or away, so you can enjoy premium, raw, unpasteurized, hand processed honey directly from your beehive, along with the satisfaction of knowing that you are making a world of difference for the bees! […]

Home & Design

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The Truth About Spray Foam Insulation

Watch this 7 minute video as Steve Maxwell explains why spray foam insulation is safe and effective.

How to Build a Bee Box

Help mason bees and enjoy better garden pollination with this welcoming bee box.

How to transform a dated kitchen with paint

Kitchen or bathroom cabinet revival

Travel & Culture

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International Plowman’s Match Country Fair

The Ontario Plowmen’s Association festival in September celebrates rural living with live bands, plowing competitions and more.

Things We Love

Honda TRX500 Foreman Honda’s new TRX500 Foreman offers reduced vibration, quiet operation, a quick start and powerful output, fuel efficiency for extended range and excellent drivability and towing capacity. The ATV promises to tackle any terrain, and includes 3 drive modes: 2WD, 4WD and 4WD with locked differential to optimize traction. There’s also a Speed […]

Feast in the Woods and 5 More Unique Outdoor Dining Experiences

Celebrating its 25th anniversary, Eigensinn Farm is a shining example of forest dining.


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The Story Behind the Milk Calendar & Baked Nutty Berry French Toast recipe

Holy cow! It’s been 43 years!

Lamb Sausage on a Chive Cornmeal Biscuit

Lamb Sausage on a Chive Cornmeal Biscuit

Egg and Bacon Bundles

Easy to prepare and perfect for breakfast in bed.


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Wild About Bees

There’s more to bees, and more we can do to help them, than most of us think.

Plants to Purify Your Air

When you think of air pollution your mind likely drifts to thoughts of car exhaust and industrial smokestacks.

Wildlife Welcome

Mark and Ben Cullen on why you should welcome insects and other so-called “pests” to your garden.

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