Jun 22, 2019
This week Clara chats with Jay Lowe of Jaqueline Gardens Ltd. in Niton Junction in NW Alberta. Jay's family started growing cut flowers in a greenhouse way out in Zone 2 in Niton Junction 30 years ago! He shares with us the history of their pioneering Alberta greenhouse cut flower business.
He no longer grows...
Jun 13, 2019
This week's episode is a really high level overview of composting. Composting is critical for maintaining fertility in your soil if you are growing and harvesting intensively. Heather and I chat about how we compost, using thermo-compost, vermicompost and bokashi composting, leaf mold, and mushroom compost.
Jun 6, 2019
We had such a great conversation with Lorna Jackson of Ninebark Farms on Vancouver Island B.C.! Our rich discussion covered so much, including how she got into flower farming, her five year plan, and how she keeps things sustainable.
You can find Lorna at https://www.ninebarkfarm.com/ and on instagram at