At this time, events are being scheduled but may change without much notice depending on current covid-19 restrictions. Please check with the organizer for any you are interested in to get the most uptodate information.

Pakenham Hort Society Apr Meeting – Zoom

Virtual Zoom meeting

Rob Lyle (greenhaus inc.) “Growing with Hydroponics” Rob’s second career, greenshaus inc., was founded in 2018 for the purpose of promoting innovative sustainable agricultural practices through the use of technically innovative, low carbon footprint, passive solar commercial greenhouses. His 2,000-square-foot high-tech greenhouse on the north side of March Road east of Almonte, is currently producing […]

Schomberg Horticultural Society Virtual Event – The Busy Gardener by Denise Hodgins

Virtual Zoom meeting

Denise Hodgins is a former college instructor, who continues to enjoy the opportunity to teach through being a Garden Coach. Many homeowners are eager to learn more about their own gardens and how to care for them as well as how to take them to the next level. As a Garden Coach and Designer, Denise […]

Fergus & District – March Members’ Meeting

Virtual Zoom meeting

Guest Speaker - Anna Leggatt “Now I’ve got it, Where do I put it?”  This talk addresses the challenge we all face after a trip to the local garden centre when we come home with something absolutely irresistible.  It speaks to the choices we face in adding new plants to our gardens to get the […]

Pakenham Hort Society Mar Meeting – Zoom

Virtual Zoom meeting

Sylvia Van Oort (Sylvia’s 4th Line Florals), “Growing and Cutting Fresh and Dried flowers—the Easy Way” Sylvia’s 4th Line Florals is a flower farm and florist that began as a small plot in a vegetable garden and now grows annual cut flowers, perennial cut flowers, as well as woody plants for cutting, on over three […]

Cloverleaf – Growing Under Cover: Techniques for a more productive, weather-resistant, pest-free vegetable garden, by Niki Jabbour

Virtual Zoom meeting

Join award-winning author Niki Jabbour as she shares her secrets to growing more food, reducing pest problems, and dealing with unpredictable weather in her vegetable garden. She’ll spotlight a wide variety of season extenders like shade cloth, row cover, cold frames, and polytunnels, as well as show you how to use garden covers to prevent damage from […]

Virtual Event – Garden Art for Cheapskates by Dianne and Gary Westlake

Virtual Zoom meeting

Dianne and Gary  are the gardeners for their home in Peterborough, Ontario. Their garden is  on a hill overlooking the city. They have been working on it for about 20 years and it is still not done, it's a work in progress, they say as they have  received numerous awards are Master Gardeners and are […]

February General Meeting: Guest speaker Catherine McGill

Virtual Zoom meeting

Catherine McGill, District 6 Director, is our speaker. Her topic: "The Ground is Getting Lower, Tips and Tricks for the Aging Gardener." Invitations to this Zoom meeting will be sent out prior to the event.

Free

Cloverleaf – How to Garden Better in a Changing Climate, by Charlie Dobbin

Virtual Zoom meeting

Learn tips, techniques and much more from this lively presentation by Charlie Dobbin. Every year in the garden presents new winners and losers - Charlie will help dispel some of the myths about why this happens. Plus, she'll steer you in directions that will help with future garden challenges. Charlie Dobbin is a well-known horticulturalist […]

Pakenham Hort Society Feb Meeting – Zoom

Virtual Zoom meeting

Albert Suarez Esteban (Nature’s Apprentice Farm), “No Till Gardening” Alberto is originally from Spain where he grew up helping on his grandparents’ farm. His love of nature led him to a career in ecology. During his 10 years in academia, he realized how damaging industrial agriculture can be. He believes in the enormous potential of […]