All posts in: "Gardening Tips"

  1. Homemade recipes to test your soil pH

        Here are two inexpensive ways to test your soil pH – and the kids will have fun too! Homemade recipes to test your…

  2. How do you make your own Seed Tape?

    Seed tapes can be great time savers for planting seeds – especially small ones.  Here are some inexpensive ways to make your own: How to…

  3. FPL Seed Library In The News!

    The good folks at Rural Delivery magazine featured our FPL Seed Library in their April 2017 edition. In case you don’t already have a subscription,…

  4. Let’s Get Growing!

    Over 50 folks joined Carol Muncer for her Let’s Get Growing workshop held in partnership with the Fredericton Public Library.  In celebration of the official…

  5. Getting Started with Beekeeping

    Amanda Wildeman recently shared her first year as a beekeeper including helpful hints and resources.   Missed the workshop?  Don’t worry – click below for Amanda’s…

  6. Calling All Garlic Lovers!

    Thanks to the participants in Carol Muncer’s Garlic Planting Workshop, our Market Garden’s garlic crop is planted for next summer’s harvest. Here are Carol’s tips…

  7. What’s a good Maritime Growing Guide for late Season planting?

    West Coast Seeds make planning for your late season planting a breeze!  Check out these great resources: Maritime Growing Guide Fall & Winter Growing Guide …

  8. SEED OF THE WEEK: Kohlrabi

    Kohlrabi is an unusual looking cold weather crop like other Brassica family plants – it has a crisp texture with a mild Brassica flavour hints…

  9. SEED OF THE WEEK: Mid-Season Planting

    Even though it is mid-July, there is time to grow many crops that don’t mind the cold of Fall. Spinach may not germinate now in…

  10. Why Harvest Regularly?

    It’s mid-July and it’s harvesting time for many crops. It is very important to harvest regularly: by doing so the plant will keep on flowering…