Month: June 2017

Being a water-wise gardener

The annual garden is in and I’ve now moved into maintenance mode. In addition to daily greens and herbs from the garden, I’m now harvesting peas, my rhubarb is still going, I just picked the last of my garlic scapes, and the strawberries are coming on!  Cherries, gooseberries, raspberries and currants are ripening in my …

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Greenhouse garden bed tour

If you participated in any of my workshops this year, then you know that in April, Alpine Greenhouses installed one of their greenhouses on our property. I’ve been pretty excited about it as it’s going to allow me to extend the growing season into November, with minimal inputs of electricity. I’ll also be able to start growing …

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