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  1. Grow and Sell Fava Greens

    Courtesy of Courtney T., Cornercopia Student Organic Farm, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN A new crop to try is fava beans, not for their beans but for their leaves. I harvest the leaves as the plants are flowering and they were still tender. We just planted them once with...

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  2. Black Garlic

    Courtesy of Bob G., Gardiner's Gardens,  Fox Valley, SK I have been researching "black garlic", which is garlic fermented at medium temp for 40 days. The product is exotic, has a high retail price, and if you can find a way to prepare it,  it just might be both a...

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  3. Grow Dandelion Greens

    Courtesy of Wally S., Wally's Urban Market Garden, Saskatoon, SK: You can get more cuts from dandelion than you can from lettuce. And when you are done harvesting, you just till in the bed. Probably a good idea to plant every three weeks or so, to keep your plantings fresh. I...

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  4. Mixed Veggie Packs

    Courtesy of J. Milne, Hay River, NW: Mixed veggie packs sell very well at market. White, orange and purple cauliflower buds, about 1.4 lbs. can go for $5/bag. You can also I'll mix broccoli buds and cauliflower, or snap peas with carrots, or cauliflower and carrots. Or try a 'stir-...

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