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10
Aug

Producer Profiles: Frontier & Pioneer Gardens

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As you drive into the Lumsden Valley, it’s possible you might miss out on visiting one of the biggest gardens around. No fancy signs or big buildings are around to point out Pioneer & Frontier Gardens, but this family-run business has been farming in the Regina area since the 1800s. Their current spot, comprised of […]

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20
Jan

Producer Profiles: Meet Campbell Greenhouses

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Welcome back to Producer Profiles! This week, picture lovely Annaheim, covered in a pristine blanket of white snow…of course it is, we’re talking about Annaheim, SK! It’s where you’ll find Campbell Greenhouses and their amazing aquaponic greenhouses, and the fact they’re growing fresh lettuce in this part of the world in the winter time is […]

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07
Jan

Producer Profiles: Meet Stellar Gourmet Mushrooms

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Happy New Year and welcome back to Producer Profiles! This week, we’d like to invite you into a room with no door…that’s right, a mushroom! (Someone stop us.) If there’s anyone who’s probably heard all the mushroom jokes, it’s Joel Huyghebaert. He’s been growing and selling locally farmed mushroom varieties over the past few years, […]

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09
Jul

Fair Warning

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Thank you for taking a step towards building a more sustainable local food network. Fair warning though, this isn’t going to be easy. There are many reason why the big boxes have an ever tightening stranglehold on the food market. Loosening that grip is not going to be easy. In the spirit of the transparency […]

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