We Love Those Spuds!

We Love Those Spuds!

Blog “Boil ‘em, mash ‘em, stick ‘em in a stew…”* Any way you like them, potatoes are fantastic, and they are classified as one of the world’s healthiest foods. Last season, Brian contacted Bill Zylman to put together some helpful tips for potato gardeners....
Pruning: Selecting The Right Tools for the Job

Pruning: Selecting The Right Tools for the Job

Minter Country Garden-blog Like a good spring house cleaning, a thorough pruning can make your garden look clean and fresh at this time of year. Like a good spring house cleaning, a thorough pruning can make your garden look clean and fresh at this time of year....
Gifts for the Gardener (or Gardener at Heart) 2019

Gifts for the Gardener (or Gardener at Heart) 2019

Minter Country Garden When it comes to gift-giving, they say 'it’s the thought that counts'—and it’s true! Should you be stuck for ideas though, we've got lots of suggestions for all kinds of gardeners on your list! When it comes to gift-giving, they say “it’s...
The Good, the Bad, and the Bugly

The Good, the Bad, and the Bugly

pollinators Many folks are relying more on natural solutions to deal with pests in their gardens. By attracting beneficial predators to your yard you're creating a lively ecosystem and helping minimize the need for other pest controls. What is often forgotten though,...