CGGS Newsletter – Sept 2022

Upcoming News Garlic, Cleanup, Kombucha, & Boomerang Table  Saturday, October 1, 2022 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Garlic For Planting & Eating Please email Jenny directly by Friday, September 23 if you would like some garlic.   General Garden Cleanup  Move compost into the middle bin, remove non-compostable items and chop large items. Remove and take home trellises, stakes and other plant supports. Empty water barrels … Continue reading CGGS Newsletter – Sept 2022

CGGS Newsletter – Spring 2022

Sage Advice: Succession & Companion Planting Succession planting staggers the harvest dates of crops to provide a steady supply and maximizes food production from limited space. Multiple crops also mitigate the risk of damage from pests and weather. The following is a sample succession plan that alternates cool and warm season crops to maximize the short growing season in Calgary. Often poor growing conditions such … Continue reading CGGS Newsletter – Spring 2022