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Bee Glade Farm

Who are the farmers at Bee Glade Farm? Heather McSwan and Brian Hecker. What do you grow? Our main ‘crop’ is Kootenay Mountain Grown certified veggie starts, basil and alpine strawberries. Every year we choose […]

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Chuckleberry Community Farm

Who is the farmer at Chuckleberry Community Farm? Jon Scott. What do you grow? Year round we grow Micogreens (Daikon, Sunflower, Pea) Kale and Spinach. In Season we grow Cherry Tomatoes, Basil, Sweet Keeper Squash, […]

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Glade Valley Gardens

Who are the farmers at Glade Valley? Ruth Fraser and Glen Sorenson.  Ruth does the hands-on, day to day, all-things-garden – the planning, planting, weeding, harvesting; Glen is the infrastructure man (fencing, tractor work, building […]

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Tipiland Organic Produce

Who are the farmers at Tipiland? Gary Diers and Inanna Judd operate and own Tipiland Organic Produce. Tipiland Organic Produce is the official name of our farm business.  Some call us Tipiland Farm or just […]

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Sunshine Valley Organics

Sunshine Valley Organics in the Creston Valley is a new local supplier to the Co-op. After two years of labour-intensive preparation, the Barkmans are now fully certified producers of organic eggs! They have remodeled or […]

Mad Dog Farm

Mad Dog Farm

Mad Dog Farm is a small farm of 28 acres in Tarrys, run by Nette Lack. Nette has a passion for growing, for local agriculture, for preserving heritage varieties of vegetables and other food crops, […]

Tulaberry Farm

Tulaberry Farm

People have been raising poultry on pasture for centuries. In fact, most domesticated poultry was raised outdoors until the 1950s when large confinement operations began. Pastured poultry raises chickens directly on green pasture, and allows […]

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A Visit to Mountain Harvest

Suppliers at the Co-op are as varied as the people that shop here! On our field trip to Creston we experienced a wide range of agricultural operations, but Kyersten and Ian Kerr’s Mountain Harvest Farm […]

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Kootenay Meadows Farm

Kootenay Meadows (KM) is a multi-generational certified organic farm located in Creston, BC. Formerly known as Harris Family Farm or Kootenay Alpine Cheese Company, Kootenay Meadows is a truly powerful example of the potential for […]