I'm back in the Chronicle--The First Sunday of Each Month. My new column, which appears in the Sunday Food + Home section, includes short Q&A, book reviews, events, new plants and products, and gardening tips. Sometimes I will write blog posts that expand on topics covered in my column.
Upcoming Public Events
January through March is one of the best vegetable growing seasons of the Bay Area, and the one least utilized. Crops growing at this time use any rainfall they get to produce some of the most tender, crisp, and delectable harvests of our year. In this class you will learn will learn how to get the most from this least appreciated season. Pam will explain how to select varieties for this time of year, when and how to plant them, and what crops are best for winter-into-spring container gardens. Even in drought years, you will rarely need to water "secret season" crops and will still reap delicious rewards.
You can hear me on KALW's Your Call Radio as a podcast at yourcallradio.com. Holly Kernan is the moderator and Daniel Miller, of Spiral Gardens in Oakland was also on the show. The date of the show was April 18th, 2012.
On June 1, 2014, I was interviewed for the KCBS program In Depth, a 30 minute show. The link to the podcast follows: