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...
Get Those Kids in the Garden!

Get Those Kids in the Garden!

Garden Care School will soon be out and kids will be full of glee, excited for the plethora of adventures that summer will surely bring… and then, by week two, they’ll be looking for things to do. Bring on the garden!  Gardening is an art, a science and a life skill...
Herbs

Herbs

Garden Care There’s been quite a resurgence in demand for fresh herbs to add new flavours to our foods, but herbs aren’t just for dinner any more! Their zesty flavours are being added to everything from cocktails to ice cream, vinegar to salt rubs, and so much more....