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Oh, we do love a good chat about vegetable gardening. A bumper crop of articles for you to dig around in, right here. Enjoy.

What is an urban farm and why are they so important?

In early November, we toured Toronto’s Fresh City Farms – a five acre vegetable farm right in the middle of a densely populated urban area. Watch the video to learn how they’re providing city residents with fresh (truly) local produce.


How to grow microgreens | a step by step guide

If you have a sunny windowsill and a yen to start growing microgreens, this video is for you. Hannah Reid, aka @gingergrows1 is back, this time to share the process she follows to grow microgreens — and it’s wonderfully easy.

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How to grow shallots from bulbs

Did you know that late fall is the best time of year to plant shallots? Of course you did! In this video, Petra of Fruition Seeds takes us through the step-by-step of planting, growing and harvesting that flavourful, fragrant cousin of the onion — shallots.

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