Come to the Live, Virtual Container Veg Camp.
Get Tips and Ideas that Fit Your Garden.
Harvest More Veg in 2023.

This 2-part live virtual camp is hosted by Horticulturist and Gardening Expert Steven Biggs.

Successful Container Gardening Starts with the Right Crops, Containers, and Care

Ever Wondered if You Could Harvest More Veg?

New to container gardening? 

Or you've tried but were disappointed?

Veggies in Containers Camp gives you ideas for practical ways to successfully grow lots of veg in containers. 

  • Find out about easy-to-grow container crops. 
  • Get top tips for container garden care.
  • Choose the right container.

Veggies in Containers Camp helps you to nail down the right choices for your situation.

Veggies in Containers Camp Gives You

  • Top Crops for Containers

  • Ideas for Great Containers

  • Container Care Made Simple

  • Ways to Use Containers in a Garden

Specialty Container Gardens

You'll also find out how to make sub-irrigation planters (SIPS), wicking beds, and straw-bale gardens.

Camp Counsellor

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 garden, wicking beds, and lots of no-fuss fruit crops. He works as a horticulturist, college instructor, broadcaster, and author.
Steven Biggs on Growing Figs in Cold Climates

Registration Closes Soon...Don't Miss Out

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  • 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.

  • Course Guide: Grow Veggies in Containers

    A Guide to get your creative juices flowing and help you successfully grow lots of veggies in containers.


  • What are the dates?

    Day 1: Tuesday January 24, 2023.

    Day 2: Tuesday January 31, 2023.

    Each session is 2.5 hours long, in the evening.

  • How does virtual camp work?

    It's a mix of formal instruction about growing veggies in containers, along with questions and discussion about different situations and options.

  • How do I access the camp gatherings?

    Camp gatherings take place on Zoom. Once you enroll in the camp, you access the Zoom gatherings through the online camp platform.

  • What time are the camp gatherings?

    ET 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. (e.g. Toronto, Buffalo)
    CT 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (e.g. Denver, Calgary)
    PT 4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. (e.g. Vancouver, Seattle)

  • Will I have a chance to ask my own questions?

    It's called "camp" because there's lots of time to ask questions. It not just an online lecture.

  • What if this isn't for me?

    If you decide camp isn't for you after you attend the first gathering, we'll give you your money back. No questions asked.

Harvest More Veg Next Year

TWO NIGHTS of learning, entertainment, and sharing ideas.

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