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Fairy Fart!

Last night I went out to the coop to give the girls their nightly warm oatmeal and to tuck them in – yes, they are spoiled and yes, I realize that I am the crazy chicken lady.  I grabbed the … Continue reading

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The New Coop and Rabbit Home

We are almost done the new coop/rabbit house! We turned a little brown 70’s particle board 8×8 shed into an 18×8′ long outbuilding with electricity! We used mostly recycled, restore or auction materials (like our gorgeous $5 siding). It is fully … Continue reading

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6th ANNUAL CANADIAN AUTUMN SEED EXCHANGE Its that time of year again! Welcome to the 6th Annual Exchange!  The format is the same as the previous years except that I am going to try to use a group email (rather … Continue reading

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2016 In the Garden

This year in Southern Ontario it has been HOT!  No rain, but SO HOT.  I wish that it would stay like this forever. The garden is doing very well.  The Brussels, broccoli and cauliflower are the only plants not enjoying … Continue reading

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5th Annual Canadian Autumn Seed Exchange

5TH ANNUAL CANADIAN AUTUMN SEED SWAP GUIDELINES (Partially paraphrased from Heather MacDonald’s annual pepper/tomato swap guidelines – with her permission)… ADDRESS  to be send by email when you sign up! This is my business address & the postman brings the … Continue reading

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Here Are The Potatoes – with a cool growing idea!

Every year I decide in the fall that I am going to pick a few favourites to grow and stop trialling so many varieties.  Then winter hits and I start rummaging through seed sites.  Eventually my 1 or 2 varieties … Continue reading

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4th Annual Canadian Autumn Seed Exchange

I can’t believe that this is the 4th year of this swap already (: Every fall I host a swap just for Canadians. Last year we had just over 40 gardeners join in. Feel free to message me if you … Continue reading

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Bush Beans and the shallow gardener!

A post from the middle of a HUGE snowstorm here in Southern Ontario….  It is hard to imagine that the garden beds, now covered in up to 7 feet or snow will ever be ready to plant again.  Since I … Continue reading

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2nd Tomato Taste Test of 2013

There is a lot of information on gardening online.  Some websites I find myself going to almost daily for information.  One of my favourites is Tatiana’s TOMATObase.  This site lists every OP stable tomato that you can think of.  If … Continue reading

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