In Calgary, August is the big getaway month for many families with kids. In fact, the city looks like a ghost town some days. However, in the backyard there is a riot of ripening activity on the vines and in the ground this month. (more…)
Hamlet tomatoes don’t come cheap, but store well
My daughter was the first to notice I paid $12.95 for Hamlet tomato seeds.
And as she looked over my shoulder at the price, I was embarrassed. I admitted I ordered them without price checking and I wondered: would these seeds really be worth three times the price of every other seed?