Organic Farmer educates children. This past Monday I gave an educational lecture on benefits of Ecological Farming to our environment. We visited grade 6 French class at a North Toronto school gave this presentation both in French and English. The children enjoyed learning new vocabulary and tasting organic […]
Although we still have organic carrots and turnips in the soil doing just fine withstanding colder temperatures, it’s time to say goodbye to our 2017 farming season. Ending the season doesn’t mean we are going silent for the upcoming months till next season 2018 begins. It’s time for […]
Nothing seems and looks perfect in life…or perhaps it does 🙂 …that of course all depends on our views and perceptions. While shooting our featured image for this post, we aimed for the perfect photo and look what we ended up with ??? A pose that would never […]
Guess what’s in season? Sweet, tasty (if grown organically) and colorful like rainbow carrots. By reading this article you will learn few interesting facts about carrots, the benefits of eating carrots, the type of carrots we grow and we will share our favorite juice recipe!!!! Carrots belong to […]
Our organic farming season is slowly coming to an end giving us more freedom to take spontaneous day offs almost anytime we want 🙂 A couple of weeks ago, we decided to go back to visit downtown Toronto again. This time we came across many interesting roads, paths […]
AN INTERVIEW with Bob Baloch a forth generation farmer. Bob would spend his free time at the farm of his grandparents learning and helping with harvests. In Canada Bob has been farming for about 10 years at McVean Farm in Brampton, Ontario and other farms. He is starting […]
A day off visiting downtown Toronto made us realize how beautiful and vibrant the city is and how much exposure to nature Torontonians have. Swans, Double-Crested Cormorants, Geese, and Monarchs are among the creatures we’ve encountered at the base of lake-shore in downtown Toronto.
AN INTERVIEW with Hugh Phillips – An Innovative Permaculture Farmer at McVean Farm, Ontario, Canada. Hugh’s journey as organic farmer started to get away from the corporate rat race to live a slower-paced, more meaningful lifestyle close to nature. Hugh uses chemical-free and sustainable growing practices. Nurturing and enriching the soil […]