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The Trifecta of City Farming

1) The moon is right 2) It’s going to rain tomorrow 3) It’s the opening night of the Mount Albert Fair! Giddy-up! I hope everyone has their seeds in the ground for the weekend. It’s been a slow start but … more →

With Sun Comes Synthesis

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The plants that actually made it into the ground a few weeks ago are loving the sun folks! There has been an explosion of delicious green growth at my little farm here in Mount Albert. Snow peas, carrots, beets, radishes, … more →

The Book of Genesis (of an Urban Garden)

001.001  In the beginning there was sod and dirt. 001.002  And the earth was without form, and void: and hunger was upon the seekers of fresh organic produce. And the spirit of Phil moved upon the face of the lawn. … more →