Find Out How to Grow Lots of Veggies

Top Crops, Best Containers, Care

This self-paced virtual course is hosted by Horticulturist and Container Vegetable Gardening expert Steven Biggs.

Container Vegetable Success Starts with the Right Crops and Conditions

Find Out What Suits Your Situation

New to growing crops in containers? 

Or you've tried but were disappointed?

Container Vegetable Gardening Masterclass gives you ideas for practical, high-yield vegetable crops and growing techniques for northern gardens

  • Find out top crops for containers
  • Set yourself up for success with the right supplies
  • Give your container veg the care it needs to thrive
  • AND find out how to make your own sub-irrigated planters, wicking beds, and strawbale gardens

Container Vegetable Gardening Masterclass helps you to nail down the right choices for your location.

Container Vegetable Gardening Masterclass Covers:

  • Inspiring Container Garden Tour

  • Setting up for Success (location, containers, soil)

  • Container Crop Ideas

  • Container Crop Care

  • How to Use Containers Within Gardens

  • Different Types of Containers

  • How to Make a Sub-Irrigated Planter (Self-Watering)

  • How to Make a Wicking Bed

  • Straw-Bale Gardens

Specialized Containers

We also dig into how to make specialized containers that can really boost your yield and help you fit in vegetable crops in small spaces:

Straw-bale Gardens
Wicking Beds
Sub-Irrigated Planters


Steven Biggs

Steven Biggs was recognized by Garden Making Magazine as one of the "green gang" making a difference in horticulture. His passion is incorporating edible crops into home gardens. His Toronto yard includes a driveway straw-bale garden, rooftop kitchen container garden, wicking beds, and lots of veggie and fruit crops. He works as a horticulturist, college instructor, broadcaster, and author.
Steven Biggs


  • Food Garden Life Community

    Membership in the student-only Food Garden Life online community, a community of people focused on edible gardens. Member benefits include special offers and free virtual events.

    $100 Value

  • Guide: The Great Container Veggie Adventure

    A Guide to with information and inspiration. Get the information you need to set up a container garden and pick crops that will thrive.

    $20 Value


  • How does the self-paced virtual masterclass work?

    Video tutorials, written pages, a PDF e-guide, and interviews give you the information you need to successfully grow vegetables in containers.

    This masterclass is an engaging mix of information in bite-sized chunks.

  • I already grow vegetables. Is this for me?

    We go through container veggie crop ideas, setting up for success, care, and types of containers. If you want to brush up on any of these, this masterclass is for you.

  • What if I have questions?

    As part of this course, you become a member of The Food Garden Life Community, where Steven answers your gardening questions. Or you can e-mail him.

  • What if this isn't for me?

    We’ll give you a full refund within 30 days of purchasing course. No questions asked.

Harvest More Veggies

LOTS of container veggie gardening information, tips, and ideas.

We periodically offer this masterclass as a live camp

Hop on our list if you want to know when we run Container Vegetable Gardening Camp again

Thank You

Course curriculum

    1. Welcome to Container Vegetable Gardening Masterclass

    2. Questions? Here's How to Ask Them in the Community

    1. Container Garden Tour

    1. Setting up for Success

    1. Container Crop Ideas

    2. More Crop Ideas

    1. Container Crop Care

    1. Using Containers in Gardens

About this course

  • $60.00
  • 23 lessons
  • 3.5 hours of video content