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 ...


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 ...


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. 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. ...


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 ...


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 ...


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



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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...