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 the 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 […]
It started as an experiment. On a rough and harsh clay soil we planted little tiny organic carrot seeds called Cosmic Purple. Due to rough conditions of the soil we did’t have much of expectations and with doubts crossing out minds we knew that the carrots will have […]
AN INTERVIEW with Audrey – Organic Farmer and grower at McVean Farm in Brampton, Ontario, Canada. Audrey a former social worker started her organic farming experience 6 years ago when she decided not to renew her contract as social worker and instead take on a journey to organic […]
What does an Edwardian Castle situated on the top of a hill overlooking Toronto have in common with us the organic farmers? It turns out that actually a lot! The inhabitants of the castle lived surrounded with over four acres of specialty gardens areas including farming land and […]