Organic Community Fruit & Vegetable Garden Tour: Part One

Today I visited the local Community Garden in BC Canada, to see what I could find. There are many different ways people are getting creative in growing their fruit and veggies. Not many people out in the Garden on a sunny Saturday afternoon, maybe it was too windy? Lots of cool ideas and tips were…

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Food Not Lawns : Growing Edible Fruits and Vegetables in Your Front Yard

John from www.growingyourgreens.com goes on a field trip to share with you an excellent example of someone who is growing food instead of a lawn. In this episode you will learn how on a shoestring budget you can start growing food today by growing over your existing lawn and/or building raised beds or a combination…

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Rosa Rugosa and Other Edibles in the Edible Landscape Garden

John from www.growingyourgreens.com goes on a field trip to the Institute of Noetic Sciences IONS Garden to share with you some of the edibles that are growing. In this episode you will learn about the Edible Rose Hip Tree/Shrub – the Rosa Rugosa that is commonly grown for its delicious hips. In addition, John will…

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A walk through my multi raised bed square foot vegetable garden (2 weeks after planting)

Our veggie garden, with inspirations from some of the youtube videos of Growingyourgreens! For the one week compost/lawn clipping turnaround tonic, check out my “Drunken Composting” video for compost that will make your plants go NUTS! And yes, the videos get much, MUCH better as I gain experience on youtube :) Preparing A Vegetable Garden…

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DIY 45 foot trellis for my organic vegetable garden – Part 1

45 feet long by 5 feet tall trellis. Made from reclaimed wood and a few store bought 2×4 posts. Total cost .00!! So happy with the way this is turning out so far! Trellis is made up of 1 x1 inch pieces of lumber which I received for FREE! The structure is held together with…

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Phoenix Vegetable Garden Update June ’12

An update on my organic/veganic vegetable garden in Phoenix Arizona. June, 2012. Check out www.kongos.com The Field and Garden Vegetables of America – Containing Full Descriptions of Nearly Eleven Hundred – Species and Variete The Field and Garden Vegetables of America – Containing Full Descriptions of Nearly Eleven Hundred – Species and Varietes; With Directions…

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Vegetable Garden in Phoenix

This is my first garden. I started the project thinking we’d just have 1 or 2 raised beds but it turned into something much bigger. Everything is done organically (no pesticides, no chemical fertilizers etc.) and “veganically” (without the use of manure, blood meal, bone meal or any kind of animal product). 99% of the…

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Urban Vegetable Gardening in Sacramento and Harvesting Artichoke Pollen

John from www.growingyourgreens.com visits an Urban Farm in Sacramento to find out whats growing on. In this episode you willdiscover some the techniques they use at this urban farm to grow food. You will also see two chicken tractors. In addition you will learn about heirloom red okra, as well as how John loves to…

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Edible Landscaping and Vegetable Gardens at the 2012 Chicago Flower & Garden Show

John from www.growingyourgreens.com goes on a field trip to the 2012 Chicago Flower and Garden Show. In this episode, you will see some of John’s favorite display gardens that have to do with edible landcaping and vegetable gardening at home. In addition, John will share some of his favorite exhibitors at the garden show that…

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