Gardening

Gardening in Almonte: Starting a veggie garden

One question that I am asked quite frequently when I am holding workshops for beginner vegetable gardeners is how to create the garden itself....

Gardening in Almonte: The end of winter?

After record-breaking cold weather in April, there appears to be a glimmer of hope. Weather forecasts are now looking pretty rosy – as always...

Gardening in Almonte: Let’s Celebrate Gardeners

On Saturday I had been persuaded, against my better judgement, to attend the Annual General Meeting of District 2 of the Ontario Horticultural Society...

Gardening in Almonte: Pakenham Project Approved!!

The Hunger Stop (aka Lanark County Food Bank) was delighted to learn last week that our application for a grant to build a community...

Gardening in Almonte: Stumped!

Visitors to Almonte Library last week may have noticed a major change in the garden behind the Library. Three Manitoba Maples that graced the...

Gardening in Almonte: Eek!! Polar Vortex Redux

Breathless weather commentators advise of the impending arrival of yet another polar vortex. Is it just me, or do weather events that we took...

Gardening in Almonte: Raspberries for ‘The Hunger Stop’

On Sunday afternoon the outdoors beckoned with such brilliant sunshine that it was imperative to get outdoors and bask in that solar warmth. What...

Gardening in Almonte: Planting a seed!

Last Tuesday was the kick-off for starting seedlings indoors at the Mississippi Mills Youth Centre. The task was made all the more enjoyable by...

Gardening in Almonte: The Vegetable Growing Season

A friend recently gave me a clipping of a news article from a Guelph area newspaper. The story was about the establishment of a...

Think spring & gardening with Horticultural Society

Instead of just dreaming about spring and gardening, start preparing with your local gardening club and receive some of the best help you can...

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