Simple Seed Butter

It’s Winter and that means it’s time to sit down with a mug of warm Rose Hips tea and peruse seed catalogues.¬† One of our favourites is by West Coast Seeds, a family owned company located in Ladner that sources high quality untreated seeds for organic growing. We know garden planning can be overwhelming so …

Planting Garlic

While many people are busy planting their fall bulbs for spring, like tulips or daffodils, we’ve been busy putting our garlic in the ground. With the cooler nights, the period between Thanksgiving and Halloween are the best times to plant garlic for an early summer harvest. What you will need Garlic Bulbs Compost Small trowel …

Cabbage

Planting Your Winter Garden

Written by Pablo Vimos – an Earthbites¬†Facilitator Fall is around the corner, and it is time to start cultivating vegetables that grow in cold weather. These plants have the ability to move water out of their cells as temperature approaches freezing.¬† Thus protecting cell structure, as ice crystals form in spaces between cells rather inside …