From the Farming Field To The Classroom — ORGANIC FARMER – Urban Farming

Organic Farmer educates children. This past Monday I gave an educational lecture on benefits of Ecological Farming to our environment. We visited grade 6 French class at a North Toronto school gave this presentation both in French and English. The children enjoyed learning new vocabulary and tasting organic carrots, radishes, and turnips. The biggest excitement […]

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Late fall in the garden — will garden for cake

This update is a little late but if you are wondering how the garden is coming along, here it is! When we finally had our hard frost a few weeks ago, I went out and spent the day cleaning and harvesting what I could. In my effort to add visual interest, I have added a […]

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How to Build a Raised Garden —

The area I live in has soil that consists of clay and rocks, which isn’t ideal for a vegetable garden. I wanted to keep my garden small and easy to maintain, so I opted for a 12-1/2′ (Length) X 3-1/2′ (Width) x 1-1/2′ (Depth) (approximate dimensions) cedar wood vegetable garden. There is much debate on […]

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What is Permaculture? — Aveleiras Permaculture

An introduction to permaculture, sharing key aspects such as the ethics and principles and design considerations via What is Permaculture? — Aveleiras Permaculture

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