Tomatoes should be fully coloured and slightly soft when squeezed. (Photo by Joanne Young)

Harvest times for vegetables

Beckie Fox

August is prime time for harvesting homegrown vegetables. Here are some tips on how to know when to harvest vegetables at the peak of their flavour.

Ornamental strawberries and peppers in pots

Judith Adam

When Judith Adam grows ornamental edibles in containers, she enjoys pretty pots of strawberries and peppers.