Bye Bye Butterfly

by Mark Cullen The monarch butterfly is in decline. It has been for some time and Canadian Wildlife magazine reports that it still is. So...

What gardeners can learn from farmers

by Mark Cullen If there is one group of people who watch spring approach with the same anticipation as gardeners, it is farmers.Like gardeners, they...

Bloom for Your Buck

by Mark Cullen The months of May and June create quite a flurry of activity in the garden and at garden retailers. There is a...

Contain This

by Mark Cullen The long May weekend. Like looking at a plate of your favourite food, it is hard to know where to begin. I...

Pot legal

by Mark Cullen While the Trudeau government arm wrestles over plans to legalize marijuana, I have some good news for you. You can plant in...

Composing Compost

by Mark Cullen I had a rather personal conversation about the afterlife with a close friend the other day. After reflection, she looked at me...

Top 8 Flowers from Seed

by Mark Cullen Standing in front of an extensive rack of seeds at the hardware store, I reached for the cosmos. Cosmos is different from...