April 20, 2012

Our New Home

If anyone has been wondering where Danny has been lately, he's been working very hard with everyone to get our ...

Local

April 6, 2012

Understanding Organics - Part 3

Thank you so much for your support of The Organic Box. Your membership and your purchase of our products provides ...

Food System

March 30, 2012

Understanding Organics - Part 2

Thank you so much for your support of The Organic Box. Your membership and your purchase of our products provides ...

Food System

March 23, 2012

Understanding Organics

Often I am asked to explain the difference between Organic and Conventional food. Many people believe that organic just means ...

Organic

March 16, 2012

Our Next Step

It was 24 months ago that we bought our first delivery van. It was a rusty 1994 GMC Safari white ...

Delivery

March 9, 2012

We Love Organics

Its the Eve of the annual Organic Alberta Council Conference. In addition to looking after The Organic Box, running our ...

Organic

March 2, 2012

Flood Relief This Week

Last week I wrote about the changing weather patterns we've been seeing lately and what it could mean for our ...

Food System

Feb. 24, 2012

Thoughts about our Weather

At The Organic Box we know that our climate is changing due to human activity. However, single-year anomalies like this ...

Food System

Feb. 17, 2012

Spring in the Central Valley - Part 2

Thinkingof spring, it is springtime in the central valley of California. Most western Canadians don't realize how much we depend ...

Food System

Feb. 10, 2012

Spring in the Central Valley

<p>Our local produce cycle is finishing up here in Edmonton - the stored greens like Kale arenearly goneand we are ...

Food System

Jan. 31, 2012

Fair Trade Week - Part 2

<p>Some Local Farm Updates <br /><br />Peas On Earth Organic Garden - Eric and Ruby have finished up for the ...

Fair Trade

Jan. 31, 2012

Week of Winter and Cheese

<p>The weather has gotten downright frosty out there! In the past, our policy has been to do our best to ...

Delivery

Jan. 31, 2012

Fair Trade Week - Part 1

<p>Even though it feels like springtime in Edmonton this week, it is actually the middle of winter and that means ...

Fair Trade

Jan. 31, 2012

Sad News for Organic Milk

<p>It is with great sadness that I write to let you know that this week Saxby Foods, the processor of ...

Local

Jan. 5, 2012

Happy New Years

<p><span lang=QUOTEN-CAQUOT>We wish you all the best over this special time and into the New Year. What a year it ...

Food System

Dec. 29, 2011

Tis the Season

<p>We wish you all the best over this special time and into the New Year. What a year it has ...

Food System

Dec. 21, 2011

Local Greens in December & Gift Cards - Part 2

<p>Our last week before Christmas! We will be making our regular deliveres between Christmas and New Year's Day so if ...

Food System

Dec. 14, 2011

Local Greens in December & Gift Cards

<p></p> <p>Back in August we started to fill three 53 foot trailers with winter storage out at Peas On Earth. ...

The Box

Dec. 9, 2011

Gift Cards and Changes to Delivery Days and Times

<p></p> <p>Wondering what to get your friends, family, or employees this holiday season? We have the solution! The Organic Box ...

The Box

Dec. 1, 2011

Saturday Delivery Changes

<p></p> <p>Effective this week we are moving <strong>some Wednesday and Thursday evening delivery routes to Saturday afternoon</strong>.<span> </span>We will add ...

Delivery

Nov. 15, 2011

It's Snowing Really

<p></p> <p>Its Friday night and I am sitting in the kitchen at the farmwaiting for Miranda and the boys to ...

Food System

Nov. 3, 2011

Saxby Butter

<p></p> <p>We are very pleased to offer Saxby Organic Salted Butter. <span></span>This is local and organic butter. It is made ...

Local

Nov. 2, 2011

Banana Woes, Winter is Coming

<p></p> <p>This week we have no bananas. Unfortunately, the sea containers used to ship them from Peru have been delayed ...

Food System

Oct. 26, 2011

The Office Box

<p></p> <p>The Organic Box offers an office delivery food service that can help your workplace achieve its goal of better ...

Local