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

Oct. 19, 2011

Winter is coming

<p></p> <p>We felt the weather change this week -cold mornings, overnight frost and leaves on the ground everywhere you look. ...

Local

Oct. 12, 2011

Organic Week

<p></p> <p>Organic Alberta in partnership with The Canada Organic Trade Association (COTA) and the Canadian Organic Growers (COG) are proud ...

Organic

Sept. 29, 2011

Our Sincere Thanks

<p></p> <p>Through your membership with The Organic Box you are supporting an ethical food philosophy. It is not just about ...

The Box

Sept. 21, 2011

Product Labelling

<p><span></span></p> <p><span>Note about product labelling - as a member of the Alberta Organic Producers Association we are committed to correctly ...

Food System

Sept. 14, 2011

Loving Local

<p></p> <p>Peak BC Fruit season isstill going strong. Almost all varieties of fruits, from the last cherries to the first ...

Local

Sept. 8, 2011

Peak of the Fruit Season.

<p></p> <p>This week is the peak of our BC Fruit season. Almost all varieties of fruits, from the last cherries ...

BC Fruit

Sept. 7, 2011

Season's End - Part 2

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Local

Sept. 2, 2011

Lots of Greens.

<p></p> <p>Some fabulous greens this week from our local farms. Sundog has head lettuce - its a lettuce lottery with ...

Food System

Sept. 1, 2011

Season's End

Thanksgiving weekend can mean many things to many people - to us it means the end of our season and ...

Local

Aug. 25, 2011

Nearly all Local now - Week 3

<p></p> <p>August is upon us and so is the harvest. Lots of good things coming for our local producers. This ...

Local

Aug. 17, 2011

Nearly all Local now - Week 2

<p></p> <p>August is upon us and so is the harvest. Lots of good things coming for our local producers. This ...

Local

Aug. 12, 2011

Nearly all Local now - Week 1

<p></p> <p>Danny is writing these notes from the backseat one of our delivery vans. He and Miranda have been on ...

Local

Aug. 5, 2011

Local Berries and Veg on the Way.

<p></p> <p>Finally we've had enough sun and heat to ripen our local berries! This week you'll find raspberries and saskatoons ...

Local

July 29, 2011

A Berry Strawberry Treat

<p></p> <p>We've had some strawberry challenges again this summer soEduardo Martinez our strawberry farmer is offering a fantastic deal on ...

Organic

July 22, 2011

Finally. Finally. BC Fruit is arriving.

<p></p> <p>What a long wait. BC Organic Fruit has finally started to come from Cawston. Harkers Fruit Ranch has managed ...

BC Fruit

July 15, 2011

A few treats this week!

<p><span style=QUOTFONT-SIZE: 10ptQUOT></span></p> <p><span style=QUOTFONT-SIZE: 10ptQUOT>Eduardo Martinez is a small, independent farmer in California who has worked his way up ...

Food System

July 8, 2011

Some alternative products

<p></p> <p>BonPack Farm is located in Chowchilla in the San Joaquin Valley. Robert de Luna farms about ten acres of ...

Food System

June 24, 2011

Peas On Earth is Ramping Up!

<p><font size=QUOT2QUOT></font></p> <p><font size=QUOT2QUOT>Our growing partners in BC are having a pretty slow start, with only one day above 20 ...

Local

June 17, 2011

A wonderful farm visit!

<p></p> <p>In the past week I've been out to BC to see some of the fruit that is growing for ...

The Box

June 15, 2011

Local Veg is Here, Slowly!

<p><font size=QUOT2QUOT></font></p> <p><font size=QUOT2QUOT>The sun is shining and our local farms are starting to produce those local vegetables we've been ...

Local

June 3, 2011

Return of the Summer Fruit Box

<p><font size=QUOT2QUOT face=QUOTCalibri, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serifQUOT></font></p> <p><font size=QUOT2QUOT face=QUOTCalibri, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serifQUOT>The summer fruit box has returned. This ...

The Box

May 27, 2011

Here come the local greens - Part 2

<p><font size=QUOT2QUOT face=QUOTCalibri, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serifQUOT></font></p> <p><font size=QUOT2QUOT face=QUOTCalibri, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serifQUOT>Peaches are here! The first spring crop ...

BC Fruit