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Square Foot Gardening

Do you want to implement square foot gardening in your backyard garden? This blog post will outline the history of square foot gardening, the benefits …

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Setting Up an Indoor Veggie Garden!

The following is part one of a three part series on how to set up and enjoy fresh greens grown indoors year round.  Dar Corrigan …

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The Garden Journey

Five Winter Gardening Ideas

The Canadian winter season can feel very long, especially as we are patiently awaiting the start of the upcoming gardening season. Last winter, we wrote a blog about a dozen fun winter …

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Agriculture

All About Jerusalem Artichokes!

All About Jerusalem Artichokes! There is a lot to love about Jerusalem artichokes. These unusually named vegetables are easy to grow, require little maintenance and are native to southern Ontario. In fact, for all you …

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Garden Guides

10 Things to do in November

If you live in Ontario, summer comes and goes in the blink of an eye. It seems like just yesterday we were sharing advice on how to plant …

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Garden Guides

Bringing Tomato Plants Inside Over the Winter

The following article is by guest contributor Linda Crago, owner of Tree and Twig Heirloom Vegetable Farm.  Linda has been growing organic heirloom vegetables for …

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As gardeners we can often find ourselves stuck inside during a rainy day in the summer. But what gardening tasks can we still do on those rainy days? The following are five indoor rainy

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The following is an interview with Micheline W. Micheline is a garden champion at one of the community garden sites in Oakville. She is passionate about reducing food waste

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By guest contributor Morghan Brett, BAH, HT, MEd candidate (she/her) Morghan is currently a Peer Assistant with Summit Housing and Outreach Programs (SHOP) working with the Health

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Every year gardeners get excited as the snow begins to melt, and the outdoor temperatures become more suitable for planting. Gardening provides accessible, nutritious, locally grown fruits and vegetables. Aside

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Elderberries

Food Forests and Food Hedges (‘Fedges’) If you are like most people, your vegetable garden is a little plot of land that has been stripped of grass,

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We here at Halton Food hope you are having a successful growing season. We are all too aware though, that sometimes things don’t go as planned. We have listed eight common

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