NEWSLETTER

April 14th, 2022

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FARM NEWS How much do you know about how your food is grown? 🤔 The more we know about our food, how it was grown, and about the hard working people who produce it, the better decisions we can make while shopping. Otherwise we run the risk of unknowingly supporting...

April 7th, 2022

FARM NEWS  THINGS ARE HAPPENING 😬Some of our peas have been planted in the garden, garlic has sprouted and a lot of our brassicas and onions are almost ready to go into the garden 🌱 Woohoo!When it comes to eating locally, the Spring months are definitely the most challenging. Admittedly,...

March 31st, 2022

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FARM NEWS Spring has sprung!This bed doesn't look like much now but in about a month it will be teeming with glorious thick and juicy asparagus! 🌵We added a thin layer of rich composted chicken manure that we sourced from Armstrong. This compost is high in nitrogen which is like...

March 24th, 2022

FARM NEWS Who's ready for Spring greens?!🌱We just planted our first greens of the year into the soil in our hoop house and boy did it feel good!We transplanted Pac Choi using soil blocks which was another first. A soil blocker is a tool that we use to make blocks...

March 17th, 2022

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FARM NEWS 4 years ago today Emily hopped on a plane in California to move to Canada!It's been a wild ride since I moved to Canada. Before moving here, Nathan and I had been in a 3 year long-distance relationship. We had never spent more than 10 days together at...

March 10th, 2022

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FARM NEWS As I’m sure you’ve noticed, prices are going up 😓From gas to ingredients to kitchen rental time, our operating costs are becoming more expensive. Because of this we’ve had to take a hard look at our operating costs to ensure that we’re running a sustainable business that is...

March 3rd, 2022

FARM NEWS Sowing the first seeds of the season is always a little nerve-racking, especially when it's snowing outside 😬Sowing seeds is an act of faith. We can't control what these seeds do. We can't make them sprout. We can't make them grow. And the success of our farm depends...

Feb 24th, 2022

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FARM NEWS Knowing HOW your food is grown is just as important as knowing WHO is growing your food.There's a myriad of farming practices and techniques - some better than others. And it's important to know how your farmers are working their land.So what style of farming do we practice?...

Feb 17th, 2022

FARM NEWS And we're back! Barely. We had a bit of an issue at the Canada land border.When coming back into Canada you are required to present a negative COVID test taken within the past 72 hours of your crossing. The pharmacy we went to in Hawaii never sent us...

Jan 20, 2022

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FARM NEWS We’re going on vacation! ✈️ We’ll be going on a family vacation to Hawaii from Jan 28th until Feb 11th. This week will be our last delivery day until Feb 12th and 13th.Be sure to load up this week because it will be your last chance for the...

Jan 13, 2022

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FARM NEWS Our CSA is sold out! Want to join our waiting list? Our CSA this year is set up as a "rolling CSA.” Similar to a reloadable gift card, when a CSA member’s Farm Store Credits run out they’ll have the option to renew it or give it up.If...

NEWSLETTER January 6 2022

FARM NEWS We just finished our 2022 crop plan! 🤗We wanted to share with y'all a few new varieties we plan on growing this year that we are very excited about.Ground Cherries. We grew these for the first time in Kelowna and they are delicious. Also know as golden berries...