Category Archives: weeding

Lining Up Before Lifting Up

This time of year is a great time of year to injure yourself in the garden – ouch, damn! You may find after only an hour of enthusiastic spring gardening, when you are revved up by the sheer joy of being … Continue reading

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Yes you can…

If you are in SW Ontario and you are itching to get to the garden, put on a few layers  and go to it. The first order of the day will be to dig up and throw out (into the … Continue reading

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GRASS TO GARDEN – A Primer

Grass is a great surface for kids, croquet and cutting.  If you have a grassed area of more than 10’x10′ you have a monoculture and that means lots of problems. It means there is too much of one (mono) thing … Continue reading

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