Garden Lore

Here is a collection of tips, expert advice, recommendations, and other helpful garden lore contributed by our members.

Food Safety in Community Gardens

Food Safety in Community Gardens

As bacteria and viruses are not easily washed off of fresh produce, limiting contamination is the best practice: By preventing the introduction of pathogens into the garden, risks of foodborne illness are minimized, increasing safety of the final product. Here is a...

Garden Talk – Potato Workshop

Garden Talk – Potato Workshop

On Thursday, May 1, potato specialist Marjolaine Dessureault, P.Ag Crop Consultant, gave her Late Blight Education Workshop. Gardeners learned about late blight and other important potato diseases and how to prevent the spread. Marjolaine provided us with a handout...