Aquaponics – Leading the Way

Aquaponics – Leading the Way

Indoor vertical growing using aquaponics might just change the way that cities feed themselves.

A Whole New World – Veggie Remix

A Whole New World – Veggie Remix

Niki Jabbour, author of the new book Niki Jabbour’s Veggie Garden Remix: 224 New Plants to Shake Up Your Garden and Add Variety, Flavor, and Fun, shares her love of carrots—and not just the orange kind!

Water World

Water World

A water feature is so much more when added to your garden.

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Small Farms

Small Farms

We need to move away from mass production, and there’s zero doubt in my mind we are heading that way.

Chewing up the Scenery

Chewing up the Scenery

Popular Plants Can Poison Your Pets: Baneberry, Deadly nightshade, Lambkill… As their folk names suggest, many seemingly innocent plants are a real hazard if eaten. It’s normal for cats and dogs to chew on long grass and other greenery. To ensure that poisonous plants aren’t on the menu, all gardeners with pets (not to mention young children or visiting grandkids) should poison-proof their gardens.

The future of farming

The future of farming

What does every kid learn in school? That to grow anything, you need seed, soil, water and sun. But what if you removed soil from the equation?...

Our home and native land

Our home and native land

You live with a balcony, patio or yard and you are thinking about how you can do something interesting with it. The decline of the honeybee and...

Most Wanted… Weed Free Lawns

Most Wanted… Weed Free Lawns

Having a lush green lawn is a badge of honour for many homeowners, yet weeds can quickly take over, leaving your property—and curb appeal—in...

The Victoria Garden

The Victoria Garden

You have to pity Victoria Bick and her staff. It's an unseasonably scorching day in late May. The midday sun is a harsh mistress. But, there they...

5 Ways the Face of Modern Farming is Changing

5 Ways the Face of Modern Farming is Changing

The bucolic image of a farmer waking up at the crack of dawn and carrying a pail to the barn to milk the cows as the sun peeps over the horizon has...

Celebrating the art of plowing

Celebrating the art of plowing

Picture brightly coloured decor, smiling faces, a welcoming ambience under sunny skies, and spectators in a decidedly relaxed mood. That is what...

Seed guide

Seed guide

YOUR GUIDE TO SEED HOUSES & SPECIALTY NURSERIES ACROSS CANADA 130+ entries Our most comprehensive survey…ever! A’BUNADH SEEDS P.O. Box 127...

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