Grow some eggplant already: Real dirt

Posted on
Aug 19, 2016
Grow some eggplant already: Real dirt

The Toronto Star
By Sonia Day

Vineland Research and Innovation Centre in Niagara, Ont., funded by both government and the agricultural industry, tests new vegetables, fruit and ornamental plants for possible use by Canadian farmers and one of their big stars right now is (like potatoes and tomatoes) a member of the Solanum family. Asians call it “brinjal.” Europeans say “aubergine.” But to North Americans it is “eggplant.” Read more