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While they grew up in cities it is their shared passions for good food and the environment that led them to start their own vegetable farm after studying in ecology and politics. They started with a modest group of farm shares and a handful of farmers' markets in Toronto and Belleville. With the help of family, friends, and a dedicated following of both veggie box members and market customers the farm has steadily grown from its humble beginnings.
Latest Farm Happening
Eating with the seasons... in Canada.
My grandmother found a "what's available when" guide to fresh fruits and vegetables from the 1970s, and it is a series of graphs by crop showing the balance between domestic and imported goods to meet demand. The seasonality of many crops is the same even today, from beans and beets to squash and sweet potatoes. I was thrilled to see we're pushing the... read more »