Dec. 28, 2012

The In-between Week

Every year, the week between Christmas and New Years is our smallest. Many families are either away from home or ...

Delivery

Dec. 21, 2012

Twas the week before Christmas

I'm sure all of The Organic Box kids out there are starting to vibrate with excitement as the school days ...

Delivery

Dec. 14, 2012

Our partnership with Sunworks Farm

This week we start our new partnership with Sunworks Farm. Ron, Shelia and their chief butcher Carlos have put together ...

The Box

Nov. 30, 2012

Ho Ho Ho Here we go!

December arrives next week. This means both filling your fridge with goodies and making your holiday plans. We hope to ...

Delivery

Nov. 23, 2012

Where does my food come from?

<p>Brrrrr! Winter arrived with a smash this year, sending our team into slight chaos as we tried to cope with ...

Food System

Nov. 16, 2012

Food Labelling - Part 2

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Nov. 9, 2012

Food Labelling

It is the night before the US Election, and all through the Organic Industry we are more interested and more ...

Organic

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

Sept. 28, 2012

A Fully Local Box(2)

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

Local

Sept. 21, 2012

A Fully Local Box

Its that time of year where the fall gala, macintosh and jonagold apples are starting to come, the local veg ...

Local

Sept. 14, 2012

Extremely Extreme Weather - Part 2

This summer, the BC Fruit industry went from May forecasts of a bumper crop to a near total loss in ...

Food System

Sept. 7, 2012

Extremely Extreme Weather

There is no debate in the organic farming community on the question of climate change and extreme weather. Universally, we ...

Food System

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

Aug. 10, 2012

Cherries are here!

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

BC Fruit

Aug. 3, 2012

My Favourite Time of Year - Part 3

Here in Edmonton, more and more local organic vegetables are becoming available with a great selection coming from Peas on ...

Organic

July 13, 2012

BC Organic Fruit - still on its way.

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

BC Fruit

July 6, 2012

BC Organic Fruit - almost there.

Local Organic Vegetables are in full swing now. We've got the first crop of beets from Peas on Earth and ...

BC Fruit

June 29, 2012

Our Beloved Summer Fruit and Climate Change - Part 3

James and Jenny Vriend own and operate Sundog Organic Farm located just outside of Gibbons, AB. About a 45 minute ...

Local

June 22, 2012

Our Beloved Summer Fruit and Climate Change - Part 2

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

Local

June 15, 2012

Our Beloved Summer Fruit and Climate Change

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June 8, 2012

The Canada Organic Regime and You

Lately we have been getting questions about the certified organic produce we bring to Edmonton from California and Mexico. With ...

Organic

May 25, 2012

The Start of our Market Season

May 19th is our first farmers' market - we'll be at the south end of the City Market at 104 ...

Local