Hope that everyone’s tomatoes are growing along wonderfully. We seem to be having a great July for happy tomatoes, lots of heat & just the right amount of rain, at least here in southern/ eastern Ontario. However, I have still seen a few signs of early blight popping up in my garden & have had […]
This is the perfect time of year to start your tomato & pepper seeds indoors. This gives them a head start on the growing season & will allow you to put healthy strong plants in the ground & get fruit earlier. To learn more about starting your own seeds, check out this post. To check […]
The Seed Exchange area is an integral part of the Peterborough Seedy Sunday. Anybody is welcome to participate. You can bring your own seeds to trade. If possible, package them ahead of time into smaller envelopes (See details below) or envelopes, and volunteers will be available to help you divide up seed on site. Seed packages […]
Join on us Sunday March 1st at George St. United for the 10th Annual Seedy Sunday! Click here for details on vendors, workshops & more: Check out this great video showcasing Seedy Sunday and the work of some of our fabulous local seed savers in our growing Seed Savers Collective. Would you like to learn […]
Why ship your lovers glitter, when you can send them quinoa?! Buy some urban grown local quinoa here!
I took a trip to ECHO Farm today & went on the Appropriate Technology Tour. It is such a wonderful place full of exciting ideas & inspiration. So amazing to see green things growing and to soak in some sun.
Would you like to have urbantomato seedlings growing in your garden? Well, you can! Join me for a one day plant sale on Saturday May 31st 1-4pm In the parking lot at the corner of Hunter and Water St. There will be loads of tomatoes & pepper varieties for sale. Some flowers & herbs as […]
urbantomato will be hosting a PLANT SALE on SATURDAY MAY 30th at the corner of Hunter & Water. If you can’t make it to the plant sale, let me know what plants you would like & I can set them aside for you & make arrangements to get them to you & your gardens! I […]
Listen to the breeder of the Isis Candy Cherry Tomato talk about it’s history on the Seed of the Week radio broadcast from the Anishinaabe Seed Project Pick up some isis candy cherry tomato seeds of your own here!
Growing Garlic & Potato Seed When you grow these root crops, most people replant the same garlic and potatoes that you eat. Select strong, healthy blemish free veggies To replant potatoes, cut into sections (one eye per each), and for garlic separate them into cloves. Plant each clove or potato section. Garlic is often planted […]