Welcome. I'm Steven Biggs, a farm, food, and garden writer. I write and speak about the food chain. I look at how food is grown, harvested, and processed—and how it makes its way to our plates. Thank you for your interest in what I do.
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February 2019: Force Rhubarb, Local Beans, Grow Figs, Kids and Worms
January 2019: Foodscaping, Rooftop Figs, Backyard Orchards, Giant Pumpkins
December 2018: Recycled Greenhouse, Rooftop Fig, Top Tomatoes, Dehydrate Fruit
November 2018: Global Veg, Figs in Ottawa, Sunflower House
October 2018: An Inspiring Urban Farm, Ripening Figs, Kids Gardening
September 2018: American Persimmon, Urban Honeybees, Kids Videos, Figs
August 2018: Late Blight on Tomatoes, Passive Solar Greenhouses, Kids Videos, Free Tickets, Fig Tips
July 2018: Dill and Swallowtail Butterflies, Dill Pickles, Grafting, Overwintering Figs
June 2018: Great Kids Videos, Soil Contamination, Driveway Garden, Sub-Irrigation Pots for Figs, Sharing Yards for Vegetable Gardens
May 2018: Ornamental Edibles, Kosmic Kale, Balcony Figs, Kids Garden Activities, Straw-bale Gardens
April 2018: Seed Indoors, Early Veg Crops, Kids Garden, Figs, Sorrel
March 2018: Step-Over Figs, Crops for Kids, Year-Round Veg Gardening, Barrel Gardens
January 2018: Fig cuttings, Rooftop gardens, Wicking beds, Easy-to-grow fruit
April 2016: Food Gardening Show, Garden with Kids, Grow Figs, Make Cider