There's lots of talk these days about heirloom plants, especially tomatoes. But what's all the hype about heirlooms?
The media is a very powerful source of information and influence. Organic gardening comes up in the media again and again. But there's more information that's missing on the side of organics than what's commonly presented.
These days, the term organic product is thrown around everywhere you turn. The term organic was a great marketing ploy for years, and it was just that - a ploy.
The Ontario Pesticide Ban has passed and came into effect April 22nd, 2009. What does that mean for us home gardeners? Let's just take a look.
As a grower of both greenhouse and outdoor crops, there are many challenges we face and decisions we make on how to best deal with pests. We have always tried to use as many biological controls in our greenhouse, though not always with a welcome reception.