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A Four Seasons GreenhouseA Four Seasons Greenhouse 
So many wonderful, extremely healthy crops can be grown through the winter with an appropriately designed greenhouse right in your backyard, even in a land known primarily for its igloos, hockey, and the toque!... Read more.
The Snail...A Gardener's Foe or a Garden Friend? [YouTube]
The Snail...A Gardener's Foe or a Garden Friend? [YouTube]
Do you incorporate organic pest control when protecting your precious garden vegetables? What steps do you take to manage garden pests?... Read more.

The summer has always been my favorite time of the year, mostly because of the availability of a large variety of fresh fruit, vegetables, and herbs. I have so many childhood memories that lie within the rows of a cherry orchard, a stand of apple trees or stealing the peas from my mother‘s vegetable garden. Read more.


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A Beginner's Guide to starting seeds indoors!

In every seed, rests a plant just waiting for its moment to shine brightly in the warm sun. From this plant, come more seeds that return back to the soil, to begin the process all over again. It is in this basic essence and connection of a plant, and the garden, that my passion for plants, and gardening, became firmly rooted. New to the 'grows' of starting a bountiful, edible garden? Simply looking for a few new tips to help start your garden seeds AND plants off on the right... garden path? A Beginner's Guide to starting seeds indoors!  Many vegetable garden seeds prefer to be started in the warmth of the indoors, be it the confines of the greenhouse (when available) or a brightly light, warm, dry space inside the house. This is where most seedlings will start the best! With that being said, pre-planning is a very important aspect of every vegetable garden. If these seeds are not started early enough, your seed planting success plan will be turned into a co