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Encyclopedia Botanica

Hilary Dahl for Seattle Urban Farm Co.

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Encyclopedia Botanica

Encyclopedia Botanica

Hilary Dahl for Seattle Urban Farm Co.

297
Followers
235
Plays
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A weekly podcast about edible gardening.

Latest Episodes

Episode 108: Garden Beets with Kellie Phelan

Kellie's back as a special co-host for this last episode of the 2019 season and it's all about growing, harvesting and cooking with beets! Find photos, links to Kellie's business, and more in the show notes for this episode: www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

39 MIN2019 JUN 29
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Episode 108: Garden Beets with Kellie Phelan

Episode 107: Harvesting For Quality and Production with Colin McCrate

Learning proper harvest timing and technique can help increase yields and ensure you get the best tasting produce from your garden. In this episode, Hilary and Colin talk harvesting methodology. They break down the techniques into five categories to help you make the most of your bounty. Find photos, links to Colin's books, and more in the show notes for this episode: www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

26 MIN2019 JUN 22
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Episode 107: Harvesting For Quality and Production with Colin McCrate

Episode 106: Vegetable Gardening Wisdom with Kelly Smith Trimble

Hilary and Kelly Smith Trimble discuss Kelly's new book, Vegetable Gardening Wisdom; and share simple words of advice and practical inspiration for getting most out of your vegetable garden! Find photos, links to Kelly's book, and more in the show notes for this episode:http://www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

30 MIN2019 JUN 8
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Episode 106: Vegetable Gardening Wisdom with Kelly Smith Trimble

Episode 105: Straw Bale Gardening with Craig LeHoullier

Turns out gardening in straw bales might be the least expensive and most effective way to create a season-long container garden! Hilary and Craig LeHoullier discuss what a straw bale garden is and how to set one up! Find photos, links to Craig's projects, and more in the show notes for this episode: http://www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

43 MIN2019 MAY 18
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Episode 105: Straw Bale Gardening with Craig LeHoullier

Episode 104: Growing Tomatoes (Re-release)

Tomatoes are probably the most popular garden vegetable, and for good reason; they're versatile, highly productive, and produce fruits that are far superior to any you can buy at the grocery store. In this episode we'll discuss tips for choosing and the best tomato for your space and needs and how to plant tomatoes.

33 MIN2019 MAY 10
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Episode 104: Growing Tomatoes (Re-release)

Episode 103: Tomatoes with Emma Biggs

Emma Biggs talks with Hilary about the techniques she uses to grow 133 varieties of tomatoes, from seed to harvest, on her family’s urban lot in Toronto, Canada. Find photos, links to Emma's work, and more in the show notes for this episode:http://www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

34 MIN2019 MAY 4
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Episode 103: Tomatoes with Emma Biggs

Episode 102: Edible Garden Design with Stefani Bittner

Stefani Bittner, owner of Homestead Design Collective, talks with Hilary about how to create a beautiful and productive outdoor living space. Find photos, links to Stefani's work, and more in the show notes for this episode: http://www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

36 MIN2019 APR 29
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Episode 102: Edible Garden Design with Stefani Bittner

Episode 101: Container Gardening with Sara Gasbarra

In this episode, Sara and Hilary talk about container gardening. Much of Sara’s work is focused on utilizing unused balcony, patio and rooftop space in very urban environments, so this episode focuses on the unique set of needs and challenges that comes along with growing in more unconventional garden space.

41 MIN2019 APR 20
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Episode 101: Container Gardening with Sara Gasbarra

Episode 100 - Edible Flowers with Rosalind Creasy

Hilary talks with legendary garden writer, Rosalind Creasy about the joys and perils of eating flowers. Find photos, links to Ros's books, and more in the show notes for this episode:http://www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

40 MIN2019 APR 12
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Episode 100 - Edible Flowers with Rosalind Creasy

Episode 99: Carrots and Parsnips with Colin McCrate

Hilary and Colin share everything you need to know to grow your best crop of carrots and parsnips yet! Find photos, links to Colin's books, and more in the show notes for this episode:http://www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

35 MIN2019 APR 5
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Episode 99: Carrots and Parsnips with Colin McCrate

Latest Episodes

Episode 108: Garden Beets with Kellie Phelan

Kellie's back as a special co-host for this last episode of the 2019 season and it's all about growing, harvesting and cooking with beets! Find photos, links to Kellie's business, and more in the show notes for this episode: www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

39 MIN2019 JUN 29
Comments
Episode 108: Garden Beets with Kellie Phelan

Episode 107: Harvesting For Quality and Production with Colin McCrate

Learning proper harvest timing and technique can help increase yields and ensure you get the best tasting produce from your garden. In this episode, Hilary and Colin talk harvesting methodology. They break down the techniques into five categories to help you make the most of your bounty. Find photos, links to Colin's books, and more in the show notes for this episode: www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

26 MIN2019 JUN 22
Comments
Episode 107: Harvesting For Quality and Production with Colin McCrate

Episode 106: Vegetable Gardening Wisdom with Kelly Smith Trimble

Hilary and Kelly Smith Trimble discuss Kelly's new book, Vegetable Gardening Wisdom; and share simple words of advice and practical inspiration for getting most out of your vegetable garden! Find photos, links to Kelly's book, and more in the show notes for this episode:http://www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

30 MIN2019 JUN 8
Comments
Episode 106: Vegetable Gardening Wisdom with Kelly Smith Trimble

Episode 105: Straw Bale Gardening with Craig LeHoullier

Turns out gardening in straw bales might be the least expensive and most effective way to create a season-long container garden! Hilary and Craig LeHoullier discuss what a straw bale garden is and how to set one up! Find photos, links to Craig's projects, and more in the show notes for this episode: http://www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

43 MIN2019 MAY 18
Comments
Episode 105: Straw Bale Gardening with Craig LeHoullier

Episode 104: Growing Tomatoes (Re-release)

Tomatoes are probably the most popular garden vegetable, and for good reason; they're versatile, highly productive, and produce fruits that are far superior to any you can buy at the grocery store. In this episode we'll discuss tips for choosing and the best tomato for your space and needs and how to plant tomatoes.

33 MIN2019 MAY 10
Comments
Episode 104: Growing Tomatoes (Re-release)

Episode 103: Tomatoes with Emma Biggs

Emma Biggs talks with Hilary about the techniques she uses to grow 133 varieties of tomatoes, from seed to harvest, on her family’s urban lot in Toronto, Canada. Find photos, links to Emma's work, and more in the show notes for this episode:http://www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

34 MIN2019 MAY 4
Comments
Episode 103: Tomatoes with Emma Biggs

Episode 102: Edible Garden Design with Stefani Bittner

Stefani Bittner, owner of Homestead Design Collective, talks with Hilary about how to create a beautiful and productive outdoor living space. Find photos, links to Stefani's work, and more in the show notes for this episode: http://www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

36 MIN2019 APR 29
Comments
Episode 102: Edible Garden Design with Stefani Bittner

Episode 101: Container Gardening with Sara Gasbarra

In this episode, Sara and Hilary talk about container gardening. Much of Sara’s work is focused on utilizing unused balcony, patio and rooftop space in very urban environments, so this episode focuses on the unique set of needs and challenges that comes along with growing in more unconventional garden space.

41 MIN2019 APR 20
Comments
Episode 101: Container Gardening with Sara Gasbarra

Episode 100 - Edible Flowers with Rosalind Creasy

Hilary talks with legendary garden writer, Rosalind Creasy about the joys and perils of eating flowers. Find photos, links to Ros's books, and more in the show notes for this episode:http://www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

40 MIN2019 APR 12
Comments
Episode 100 - Edible Flowers with Rosalind Creasy

Episode 99: Carrots and Parsnips with Colin McCrate

Hilary and Colin share everything you need to know to grow your best crop of carrots and parsnips yet! Find photos, links to Colin's books, and more in the show notes for this episode:http://www.seattleurbanfarmco.com/blog/

35 MIN2019 APR 5
Comments
Episode 99: Carrots and Parsnips with Colin McCrate
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