Feb. 9, 2016

The Value of Commitment

All over the news we have been hearing about rising food prices. The reality of living in a place where ...

Cooking, Food System, Local, The Box

Feb. 3, 2016

Your Food Family in February

February is a time of year firmly planted between Resolution Season and Spring Fever. For us, February is full of ...

Food System, Local, Organic, Production, The Box

Feb. 3, 2016

How We Give - Beyond the Box

WOW!  In 2015, our Food Family gave over $50,000 in direct support to charities and other good causes in our ...

Food System, Local

Feb. 3, 2016

Introducing Recipes by Brad

We are excited to announce that we are only a few short weeks away from launching our newest partnership with ...

Recipes By Brad, Local, How To, Cooking

Jan. 19, 2016

Handcrafted Soaps

We are excited to be launching this line of hyper-local handcrafted soaps.  Made with organic ingredients and aromatics, each blend ...

Environmental, Local, Organic

Jan. 12, 2016

2016 Food Trends

At the start of every calendar year food writers far and wide make predictions about what is going to be ...

Local, Production

Jan. 7, 2016

We're here for you, Fort Mac!

When it comes to a healthy lifestyle, The Organic Box believes having access to fresh, local, organic food items is ...

Delivery, Food System, GBT Fund, Local, Organic, The Box

Dec. 22, 2015

Happy Holidays From The Organic Box Team!

The stockings are hung from the chimney with care and the last minute meal planning is all but finished. Here ...

Local, Thanksgiving

Dec. 1, 2015

Giving Back - Sponsoring Families through the Christmas Bureau

The holidays mean a lot to us.  We take these winter weeks to reflect and offer thanks for having the ...

Delivery, GBT Fund, Local

Nov. 17, 2015

Making Apple Juice

Every year we make apple juice from the apple crop at our farm in Creston, BC. It is one of ...

Local

Oct. 27, 2015

Harvest Festival

The crops are in from the fields.  The winter storage crops are curing.  The soil has been prepared for the ...

Local, Production

Oct. 20, 2015

Overnight Pumpkin French Toast

Wondering what to do with your excess pumpkin puree?  This easy dish is perfect to prep Christmas Eve and then ...

Cooking, Local, Recipes, Vegetarian

Oct. 14, 2015

Alliums!

Among our most beloved winter storage vegetables are those from the Allium family.  This includes all of your favourite onions, ...

Local, Organic, Production

Oct. 5, 2015

Long Pie 'Nantucket' Pumpkin Pie Filling

When these beautiful, slender pumpkins arrived on our shipping dock a few weeks ago - we were certain they were ...

Cooking, How To, Local, Organic, Recipes, Thanksgiving, Vegetarian

Sept. 30, 2015

Apple Season

Our favourite apples have arrived: the Jonagold from Just-A-Mere. You may not have heard of the apple variety Jonagold before, ...

BC Fruit, Cooking, Local, Organic

Sept. 18, 2015

Kohlrabi Carrot Fritters with Avocado Cream Sauce

Kohlrabi can be prepared using nearly every cooking method. These tasty bulbs can be baked, steamed, or enjoyed raw -- ...

Cooking, How To, Local, Organic, Recipes, Vegetarian

Sept. 12, 2015

Your Food Family

As the summer of 2015 comes to a close and we move into the harvest, processing and storage of this ...

Local, The Box

Sept. 2, 2015

Back-2-School!

This is it.  The time has come.  The kids are back in school and summer holidays have come to an ...

Local

July 24, 2015

The Sizzling Summer Sale is Here

Summer is truly here, with long weekends, nightly thunderstorms, long days and lots of festivals to take in across our ...

Local, The Box

July 13, 2015

Cherry BBQ Sauce

A luscious cherry barbecue sauce with a punch of seasonal, summer flavours - great on pork, beef and chicken. A ...

BC Fruit, Local, Organic, Recipes

July 7, 2015

Meet Our Meat Producers

The local fruit and vegetable season is upon us – but so is BBQ season! Over the past 12 months ...

Local, Organic

June 24, 2015

Loving Local

Summer is officially here and we are well into our 2015 Local Produce Season.  This is an exciting time of ...

Delivery, Local

June 17, 2015

Summer Solstice

Have you noticed how long the days are getting?  Have you thought to yourself: "Self, it is such a joy ...

Environmental, Food System, Local

June 17, 2015

Summer Cherries - Part 2

It is now only 4 weeks to cherry season, just one month to the mid-July organic cherries from Danny and ...

BC Fruit, Environmental, Food System, Local, Organic, Production