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Growing Garlic 101

So I decided it was high time that I started growing garlic. I was inspired by my friend Andrea and her Tata (Dad). Let me tell you, their garlic game was STRONG! So I put on my big girl panties and ordered some garlic seeds. I sourced mine from John Boy Farms which is Canadian, so yay. Lucky for me they have varieties that do well in Canada as well as being heritage varieties, which I love. At this point, you may be wondering what garlic “seed” is or you may know or think you know. In any case, do not fret for all will become clear very soon! So let’s learn a wee bit about garlic and why garlic kicks ass and why you should grow it on your homestead. Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. So let’s take a look at some questions you may have and then I will walk you through the process of planting my garlic! This is exciting stuff people, so let’s take a look at all things garlic! What is…

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