Upcoming Toronto Seedy Saturday Events with Cubit’s


The momentum is building and we’re winding up for a busy few weeks.  Come and visit Cubit’s table at any of the Toronto Area Seedy Saturday events in March.  We love meeting everyone while talking seeds and vegetable gardens in person. I love these Seedy Saturday meet ups, it’s as if all the gardeners come […]

We Love Free Shipping

heart shaped tomato

So excited to announce that Cubit’s will be offering free shipping on all orders of rare , heirloom and organics seeds from our etsy shop right through until the end of spring!  That’s free shipping in North America until June 20th, 2012. So swing on by and place your spring seed order while our stock […]

Easy Instructions to Grow Organic Potatoes in Containers


I’ve talked about growing potatoes here before and recently was invited to write about the topic for Kaia magazine.  It’s the first time I’ve had anything I’ve written published in print so check out pages 40-43 as well as the other excellent gardening and eco-friendly articles. Last year’s potato post was the most popular post […]

Scrappy Apple Cider Vinegar from Scratch


Back in the fall when we were pressing cider we also starting another fermenting project and it might be my favourite project yet. When you press 8 bushels of apples you are left with a ton of pulp.  While we composted about half of it we decided to turn the rest into apple cider vinegar. […]