Nov. 3, 2016

Spiced Butter Apples

Vegetarian, How To, BC Fruit, Organic, Cooking, Recipes

Aug. 4, 2016

Joe's Cherry Salsa

Vegetarian, BC Fruit, Cooking, Recipes, Vegan

July 27, 2016

Cherry and Rose Jelly

Recipes, How To, Cooking, Vegetarian, BC Fruit

July 22, 2016

RAINIER CHERRY MOJITO

Recipes, Cooking, BC Fruit, Organic

Sept. 30, 2015

Apple Season

Our favourite apples have arrived: the Jonagold from Just-A-Mere. You may not have heard of the apple variety Jonagold before, ...

BC Fruit, Cooking, Local, Organic

Aug. 5, 2015

Cherries in light syrup

Cherries are acidic enough that you can water bath can them safely and besides pitting, there is very little prep ...

BC Fruit, Cooking, How To, Recipes

July 14, 2015

The Cherries Are Here!

When we began the countdown to cherry season 5 weeks ago, we were justifiably excited, but also a little guarded.  ...

BC Fruit, Organic

July 13, 2015

Cherry BBQ Sauce

A luscious cherry barbecue sauce with a punch of seasonal, summer flavours - great on pork, beef and chicken. A ...

BC Fruit, Local, Organic, Recipes

July 11, 2015

The Cherry Harvest!

Its Cherry Harvest Time at Just A Mere Organic Farm and I've taken some pictures of the process of picking ...

BC Fruit

July 6, 2015

Cherry Countdown - Next Week!

Its been one of the hottest summers on record in the interior of BC, and this means the tree fruit ...

BC Fruit

June 24, 2015

Cherry Countdown - 3 weeks!

The weeks are ticking down.  Summer solstice at Just-A-Mere Organic Farm means long, hot days to ripen our favourite fruit. ...

BC Fruit, Organic

June 17, 2015

Summer Cherries - Part 2

It is now only 4 weeks to cherry season, just one month to the mid-July organic cherries from Danny and ...

BC Fruit, Environmental, Food System, Local, Organic, Production

June 9, 2015

Summer Cherries - Part 1

We begin the countdown to cherry season, only 5 weeks away to the mid-July Rainier and Skeena cherry crop! The ...

BC Fruit, Local, Organic

May 4, 2015

Sugar Raspberry Cookies

Easy dessert for those who can't make the blueberry breakfast cereal this Sunday but still want to give mom some ...

BC Fruit, Organic, Recipes, Vegetarian

May 4, 2015

Blueberry Quinoa Cereal

Takes around 15 minutes to prepare! Perfect for a quick dish for a breakfast in bed for your Mother this ...

BC Fruit, Recipes, Vegetarian

Oct. 10, 2014

Mocha Fruit Medley - Hannah's Birthday Dessert!

[caption id="attachment_4298" align="aligncenter" width="680"] Hannah with her dessert - it was gone within the hour![/caption] At the beginning of September ...

BC Fruit, Local, Organic, Recipes, Vegan, Vegetarian

June 20, 2014

Just A Mere Farm Update

We are Farmers Too Many people don't realize that Miranda and I, the co-founders of The Organic Box, are also ...

BC Fruit

July 26, 2013

Cherries and the BC Fruit Industry

<div>I know some of you have noticed how high organic cherry prices are this year. The wholesale market has been ...

BC Fruit

July 12, 2013

Just A Mere Farm - Part 2

When school draws to a close in the spring we pack up our boys and our lives and relocate from ...

BC Fruit

July 5, 2013

Just A Mere Farm

Miranda and I started The Organic Box in 2010. We also own a fruit farm in Creston, BC called 'Just ...

BC Fruit

Nov. 2, 2012

Apples Apples Apples - Part 2

This is the time to buy apples from us. They are plentiful, fresh and inexpensive. Because we grow some of ...

BC Fruit

Oct. 26, 2012

Apples Apples Apples

Some of you will remember back in June and July when we had no apples and you felt like there ...

BC Fruit

Aug. 24, 2012

My Favourite Time of Year - Part 2

Get out your salad spinner this week. We've got loads and loads of local greens and they are loving the ...

BC Fruit

Aug. 17, 2012

My Favourite Time of Year

It has been a long year of ups and down - the rainy weather in June threatened to ruin us ...

BC Fruit