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Organic Week 2021!

Intro: Why Organic? 2021 marks the 40th anniversary of the Pfenning family’s arrival in Canada in 1981 – and we’ve been growing organically here ever

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The Value of Fairtrade

It’s Fairtrade month and as a distributor of organic Fairtrade bananas, we explain why looking for the certification is important. Fair prices for fair work, safe working conditions, and thriving communities are all made possible with the Fairtrade program. You have the power to choose.

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The Famous Five and the Four Asks

Beginning with the International Day for Rural Women on October 15th, followed by Persons Day – the 88th anniversary of women being declared “persons” under the law

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Cultivating Justice

As a vegetable farmer, I talk a lot about vegetables. In fact, I get downright giddy about them sometimes. If you want to see me

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Organically Political

Have you ever been to Queen’s Park?  I hadn’t until last year. Last September, the Organic Council of Ontario organised a lobby day at the

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Advocating for the Organic Industry We are looking forward to meeting with MPP’s and policymakers at Queen’s Park, Toronto on October 25th! Organized by the

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No Lettuce? No Problem!

We grow beautiful leaf lettuces in Ontario, but our growing season comes to an end in the fall.  At that time, we are grateful to


Homemade Soup for the Soul

A nice bowl of homemade soup is my favourite comfort meal, and a staple in my winter meal rotation. This blog outlines some familiar classics,


For the Love of Leeks

As a member of the allium family (along with garlic, chives, scallions, shallots, and onions), leeks are an incredibly versatile vegetable that add a sweet




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