Tag Archives: urban agriculture

Loutet Tomato Varieties!

Loutet Tomato Varieties!

This year we’ve gone bananas with our tomato seedlings!  We have so many varieties available, our neighbour Trixi had the wonderful suggestion to make this list available for anyone who wants to learn about their plant or decide what they want to grow before the market!   Most varieties are VINE or INDETERMINATE, which means they can grow […]

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Maplewood Update!

Wow – I must say, it is hard to believe a few months have passed since we wrote about our seedling area at Maplewood Farm. Now our growing season is in full swing and much of it is due to the early start we get by using the greenhouse at Maplewood Farm.  The farm is actually […]

What Spring should look like in the tent!

Our Seedling Area at Maplewood Farm

Sometime last year, Leslie observed that there is an “invisible” element to some of what we do on the EGP farms.  A big one is our seedling and transplant production takes place at Maplewood Farm. For the last few years, we’ve partnered with Maplewood Farm to use their glass greenhouse for our Spring propagation area. […]

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DIY Seedling area in the Office!

A practical post for all you DIY folks out there… allow me to present the EGP temporary office seeding area!  This came together in an afternoon when our regular seeding area was unavailable for a few weeks in January. If you’ve got a warm indoor area with lots of sun exposure, whether it be on […]

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First BUG Blitz of the season!

Our first Building Urban Gardens (BUG) Blitz will be on Saturday, April 19th from 1:00pm to 3:00pm. We will be making two raised beds for a vegetable garden. Address: 337 West 22nd Street in North Vancouver. What to bring: Food to share (optional) but please bring own container/plate and cutlery. You do not need any experience or tools […]

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Pumpkin Patch!

Come out to the farm Saturday, October 19th to our pumpkin patch party!  Choose a pumpkin from the patch, watch apple cider being pressed, and see a live musical performance by children’s musicians Gogo Bonkers!  Bring the whole family for this fun harvest celebration.  Regular Farm Gate Sales will also take place from 10am – […]