Monarch activity continues to grow

  Butterfly of Gardens of Saugeen Shores (BGOSS) reports that there are many monarch roosts throughout the community this year and everyone has noticed an...

Getting an early start on the Holiday season

August isn't a time when thoughts turn to winter or the Holiday season. When it comes to baking for the Holidays however, it's the perfect...

Horticultural Society learns more about Monarchs

Kerry Jarvis, who began the Monarch butterfly conservation initiative with partner Melitta Smole in Saugeen Shoresin 2014, recently addressed the SouthPort Horticultural Society about...

Stop and smell … the flowers!

Summer is fleetingly swift, so before it ends ... stop and smell the flowers!  

Paisley ideal for senior living

Tammie McFarlane and Rob Scapin have returned from living in Australia and have relocated to Paisley. Why Paisley? The couple returned to Canada primarily to be...

Butterfly Gardens launch new book for young readers

Avery and Fernando ... two names that are bound to make an impression in Saugeen Shores.   They are brother and sister Monarchs who are the...

Chantry Island becomes a ‘Friend of Butterfly Gardens of Saugeen Shores’

Chantry Island has now added one more unique attraction, Butterfly Pod S-10 and has become a 'Friend of Butterfly Gardens of Saugeen Shores' (BGOSS). A...

Temporary Water Ban lifted in Saugeen Shores

Over the last week residents have been abiding by a temporary watering ban, and Town and OCWA staff have appreciated their efforts.  “With the complete...

Temporary Total Watering Ban in Saugeen Shores

With high temperatures and a lack of rain, the Town of Saugeen Shores is implementing a temporary watering ban for lawn/garden watering, pool filling,...

SDSS horticulture program is more than growing plants

The horticultural program, 'Young Growers', at Saugeen District Saugeen School (SDSS) is about more than growing plants. It is about growing positive attitudes of students...

SDSS Greenhouse students are out in the community

Before the end of the school year, Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS) greenhouse students are out in the community helping to beautify various facilities. On...

Ontario Horticultural Association greets SPRING!

After a tempestuous start to spring which included high winds and widespread power outages just the day before, a sunny, warm day was specially...

Local Horticultural Society gets everyone in the mood for Spring

It may not seem like Spring yet but Southport Horticultural Society is holding its first meeting of the season on Tuesday, April 17th,  to...