Sept. 29, 2014

Thanksgiving Treats

The holidays are on the horizon, and Thanksgiving is one of our favourites. It symbolizes the turning of the season, ...

The Box

Sept. 26, 2014

Fairwinds Farm

Ben and Anita have been farming together for 25 years with their family. In 1994 they bought their first goats ...

Food System, Local, Organic

Sept. 25, 2014

Vital Green Farms

Vital Green Farms is a family operated, local, organic dairy farm with on-farm processing, located just outside Picture Butte, Alberta. ...

Food System, Local, Organic

Sept. 24, 2014

Sunworks Farm

Sunworks Certified Organic & Free Range Farm, the home of Ron and Sheila Hamilton, is located near Armena, Alberta. They ...

Food System, Local, Organic

Sept. 23, 2014

Gold Forest Grains

This certified organic farm located just outside Morinville, Alberta produces stone-milled flour and whole grain products from ancient grains. Their ...

Food System, Local, Organic

Sept. 22, 2014

Rock Ridge Dairy

The Bos family have a long standing foot hold in the farming business, giving them the heart and soul to ...

Food System, Local, Organic

Sept. 20, 2014

PRIDE 2014!

At the beginning of June - we had a BLAST! at the 34th Annual Edmonton Pride Festival. As a Green ...

GBT Fund, Local

Sept. 20, 2014

Organic Week is HERE!

Organic Week kicks off today! This is Canada's largest annual celebration of Certified Organic food, farming, and products from coast ...

Food System, Organic, The Box

Sept. 19, 2014

The Drawing Room presents Edmonton's first annual Park(ing) Day!

We just got back from dropping off a box o' donated fruit to The Drawing Room & their Park(ing) Day event ...

GBT Fund

Sept. 18, 2014

Message from the Owners

Thank for your support of The Organic Box and for your business. Its hard to believe that its been five ...

Sept. 13, 2014

Whole Roasted Squash

Did you know you can roast a whole squash!? Save your muscles & let your oven do the work! Whole ...

Local, Organic

Sept. 12, 2014

Thank you!

Thanks for supporting our local producers - be sure to stock up on their goodies before they're gone for the ...

The Box

Sept. 12, 2014

Early Frost Means A New Challenge

The Harvest is in - Early! This week in Northern Alberta we were treated to a little snow, and a ...


Sept. 11, 2014

'M' is for...

'M' is for Melon... and Mmmm... and Mans Organics! Thanks to Andrew & Crew out in Coaldale, AB for all ...

Local, Organic

Sept. 7, 2014

Zucchini & Carrot Fritters

How lucky are we to have so much LOCAL & SEASONAL produce available right now?! Here's a delish breakfast, lunch, ...

Local, Organic, Recipes, Vegan, Vegetarian

Sept. 7, 2014

Carrot Cake Jam

Ingredients: 2 cups (200 grams) finely grated & peeled Alberta carrots, about 4 medium 2 cups (about 200 grams) finely ...

Recipes, Vegetarian

Sept. 6, 2014

Back-To-School Box

Be sure to check out our featured Back-To-School Box - such great goodies in here to help feed the hungry ...

Organic, Vegetarian

Sept. 5, 2014

Kefir-Melon Smoothie

Look past your berries & start your blenders! Throw some AB & BC-grown melon in your smoothie & brighten up ...

Local, Recipes, Vegetarian

Sept. 5, 2014

"I'm on my way to the farm tomorrow to pick all that stuff up for next week. Hurrah!"

Danny is on his way out to our farm, Just-A-Mere Farm, in Creston, BC. We're all in for a big treat ...

Food System, Local, Organic, The Box

Sept. 5, 2014


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Local, Recipes, Vegan, Vegetarian