Risk of Frost

By Getty Stewart, Professional Home Economist Its mid-September and the “risk of frost” warnings are being posted by Environment Canada.  How do you react?  Do you… play the odds and …

Winter Squash Recipes

By Getty Stewart, Professional Home Economist Most squash are easily substituted.  Acorn, butternut, buttercup, delicata and kabocha are fairly similar and can be use interchangeably.   Delicata and kabocha are most …

Secrets of Companion Planting

It is almost time to plant our gardens. You might want to choose which plants to plant beside one another, based on the following advice from Carrots Love Tomatoes by Louise Riotte …