A few easy tasks are all it takes to keep your vegetable garden happy and healthy as the seasons change
Colin McCrateFounder and co-owner of Seattle Urban Farm Company, Colin has 12 years of experience working in sustainable agriculture. An advocate of experiential education, his agricultural expertise comes from years of hands-on field learning on a variety of farm sites. Past projects include the design and construction of educational and residential gardens, management of a 5-acre diversified vegetable farm, development of garden-based environmental education curriculum and small-farm and garden consultation. His book Food Grown Right, In Your Backyard (Mountaineers Books, 2012) is a step-by-step guide to small-scale food production for the beginning food gardener.
Articles by Colin McCrate
Colin McCrate is the coauthor of Food Grown Right, In Your Backyard: A Beginner’s Guide to Growing Crops at Home. We asked him for some quick advice for vegetable gardening newbies. Every day I get up and go to work at Seattle Urban Farm Company, where my job is to help people set up vegetable […]