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THE LOVELY LEMON TREE

This year, Christmas baking reached a new culinary high: lemon tarts filled with lemon curd made from lemons from my own 'Improved Meyers Lemon' tree. Not only is it an attractive and exotic...
Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 16:51 | Read more >>

Public Produce:Growing Food in Public Spaces - A Start Up Guide

       
Monday, January 26, 2015 - 13:54 | Read more >>

Thompson Shuswap

  Photo credit:  Elaine Sedgman Location: The McDonald Park Public Produce Demonstration Garden in Kamloops.             ...
Thompson Shuswap Monday, January 26, 2015 - 13:20 | Read more >>

2015 SEEDY SATURDAY - KELOWNA

Seedy Saturday Kelowna will once again be held at the Okanagan College campus - 1000 KLO Road in Kelowna.  Over 30 vendors and groups will be at the event from 10am to 3pm, Saturday,...
Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 08:51 | Read more >>

A TALE OF TWO TREES

Growing in my neighbourhood, I have watched these two monkey puzzle (Araucaria araucana) trees for some three or four years. They receive the same amount of light, are the same distance from the road...
Vancouver Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 19:13 | Read more >>

SEEDY DAYS LISTINGS - Seeds of Diversity

Seedy Days all across the country! Please click on this link to view more info on other Seedy Days in February  
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 18:47 | Read more >>

SEED SAVING AND THE MG CONNECTION

“It all started here, in the Floral Hall, VanDusen Botanical Gardens, over 20 years ago… That was 1990 and the very first Seedy Saturday in Canada took place in this very room!”
Vancouver Monday, January 19, 2015 - 14:20 | Read more >>

SEEDY SATURDAY -Qualicum Beach Feb 7, 2015

Vendors Seed Swap QB Farmers’ Market Shoots With Roots Master Gardeners Seedy Café   10:30 Diane Sharp GROWING YOUR GROCERIES 12:00 Kate Green SEEDS GROW MORE THAN FOOD 1:30 GARDENING...
Vancouver Island (VIMGA) Monday, January 19, 2015 - 13:53 | Read more >>

SEEDY SATURDAY - Victoria Feb 21st

Victoria's Seedy Saturday is on Sat Feb 21, 10 - 4, at the Victoria Conference Centre, 720 Douglas St. With 60 vendors of seeds, plants, fruit, olive and nut trees, artisanal foods garden...
Victoria Monday, January 19, 2015 - 13:52 | Read more >>

SEEDY SATURDAY - Ladner Feb 21st & 22nd

10 am - 3pm Admission by Donation SATURDAY  GUEST  SPEAKERS : 10:00am : Brian Minter ● The Secrets of Success with Food Gardening 11:30am : Robyn Leake ● Containers with Style 12:30pm :...
Vancouver Monday, January 19, 2015 - 13:51 | Read more >>

SEEDY SATURDAY - Vancouver Feb 28th 2015

Mark your Calendars! Seedy Saturday, February 28, 2015 - Floral Hall,  VanDusen - Admission by Donation Come join us at this celebrated annual event featuring heritage seeds, fruit trees and...
Vancouver Monday, January 19, 2015 - 13:47 | Read more >>

SPRING FORWARD - March 8th - MJ Fox Theatre- Public Welcome!

Mark your calendar for our fabulous day of Lectures , Vendors and Plant Sales. Spring Forward 2015 Sunday, March 8, 2015  10 am - 4:30 pm MJ Fox Theatre, Burnaby We welcome Friends, Family and...
Vancouver Monday, January 19, 2015 - 13:45 | Read more >>

Tansy Ragwort Information Project

“Tansy Ragwort is a Noxious Weed - Send It Packing!” The Victoria Master Gardeners Association and the Cowichan Exhibition collaborated on a public information project for the Cowichan...
Victoria Friday, January 16, 2015 - 21:33 | Read more >>

Tansy Ragwort is a Noxious Weed - Send it Packing!

The Tansy Ragwort project was a joint project of Victoria Master Gardeners Association and The Cowichan Fair in 2014.  A PDF attached below provides additional information, including website...
Victoria Friday, January 16, 2015 - 21:19 | Read more >>

YOU ASKED US ..........

Actual questions with answers presented to Master Gardeners at clinics in our community covering a wide range of gardening topics.  Some are quite unique while others more frequently posed. The...
Victoria Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 20:20 | Read more >>

VANCOUVER SPRING SEMINAR 2015 - March 8th - Details Here!

Mark your calendar for our fabulous day of Lectures , Vendors and Plant Sales. Spring Forward 2015 Sunday, March 8, 2015  10 am - 4:30 pm MJ Fox Theatre, Burnaby We welcome Friends, Family and...
Vancouver Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 18:09 | Read more >>

CULTIVATING COMMUNITY: A Guide to Starting a Community Garden

Cultivating Community:  A Guide to Starting a Community Garden Congratulations to Shelaigh Garson, a Thompson Shuswap Master Gardener and coordinator of the City of Kamloops Community Gardens...
Thompson Shuswap Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 12:14 | Read more >>

GARDENER'S SPRING PLANTING CALENDAR ~ it's never too early to plan

Jo-Ann Canning, well known Master Gardener from Vancouver Chapter, shares her Gardener's Spring Planting Calendar - A Week by Week Guide to Sowing Seeds just in time for this year's start....
Saturday, January 3, 2015 - 21:40 | Read more >>

Cold-Climate Gardening

Prince George author and Master Gardener Melanie J. Watts shares her wealth of gardening knowledge in her recently published book Growing Food in a short season:Sustainable, Organic Cold-Climate...
Prince George Monday, December 1, 2014 - 17:49 | Read more >>

TOOLKIT- WHAT'S NEW FOR MGs : Important Links

Diseases Impatiens Downy Mildew Fungus : NEW! This disease was found in BC, summer 2013- more info here Info on the pathogen and other info  here BOXWOOD BLIGHT FOUND IN BC here List of...

ADVANCED TRAINING - Trees : A Walk at Dart's Hill

More stunning shots this time of the October field trip for Advanced Training : Trees, to Dart's Hill, in Surrey BC
Vancouver Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 12:23 | Read more >>

MOST COMMONLY ASKED: Clinic Questions - Answer Resources Included

A wealth of Info based on the most commonly asked questions to Vancouver Master Gardeners is contained in these pages by clicking here . Most of these answers relate to the Pacific Northwest Area 1...
Vancouver Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 05:36 | Read more >>


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