Raspberry Trouble –  I am not alone with bad raspberries this year

Raspberry Trouble – I am not alone with bad raspberries this year

If you love raspberries and want even more fruit then do as I say, not as I do! This year moisture is in short supply for our fruit trees and berries. I use to have an irrigation system on my raspberry patch at my new-to-me old house in Qualicum Beach. We even installed a big seven foot –tall structure to stop the tall plants from flopping over. But last year we tore apart the old irrigation system because it was so leaky and out of date and wasteful. Note to self: that was a mistake.

Where: Comox Valley Seedy SaturdayWhen: March 4,2017What: Have fun in your garden – new ideas for 2017

Where: Comox Valley Seedy Saturday
When: March 4,2017
What: Have fun in your garden – new ideas for 2017

Why should kids have all the fun? Taking the lead from her best selling, richly illustrated No Guff Vegetable Gardening, Donna speaks about new ideas in the garden and old ideas worth recycling! This talk includes fertilizers, soils, and trends that will boost your garden success meter. In really big news it’s all 100% organic. Don’t delay. Dig in today.

Where: Munson Hall, County of Starland, AlbertaWhen: April 8, 2017 What: Prescription for Success: Healthy soils build happy gardeners

Where: Munson Hall, County of Starland, Alberta
When: April 8, 2017
What: Prescription for Success: Healthy soils build happy gardeners

Keen gardeners know their soils impact everything they do in their yards from establishing trees to growing pest-free crops. Discover the benefits of different soils and their components. How do changing conditions in soils change the health of your food and your personal happiness? What is the role of mushrooms and how can we employ them to make our gardens a bigger success? (followed by a hands-on mushroom building class)

Where: Edmonton Horticulture Society MeetingWhen: April 24, 2017What: Have Fun in Your Garden – new ideas for 2017

Where: Edmonton Horticulture Society Meeting
When: April 24, 2017
What: Have Fun in Your Garden – new ideas for 2017

Why should kids have all the fun? Taking the lead from her best selling, richly illustrated No Guff Vegetable Gardening, Donna speaks about new ideas in the garden and old ideas worth recycling! This talk includes fertilizers, soils, and trends that will boost your garden success meter. In really big news it’s all 100% organic. Don’t delay. Dig in today.