<p class="bodycopy"><span lang="EN-US">We are turning the corner from winter to spring, which means that every week we will be seeing new and exciting fresh products from our local producers.&#160; Since last spring we have added many new members to our Food Family, so we think now is a perfect time to introduce (or re-introduce) our local producers to everyone.</span></p> <p class="bodycopy"><span lang="EN-US">For more information about all of our producers and where they are located, our website has a <a href="https://www.theorganicbox.ca/our-producers" target="_blank">pretty nifty map</a>.&#160; Zoom in or out to see just where your favourite farms are.</span></p> <p class="bodycopy"><span lang="EN-US">You will notice a sizable cluster of farms surrounding Edmonton, and if you zoom towards the area to the North West of the city, you will land upon Sunrise Gardens.&#160; Located near Onoway, Sunrise Gardens specializes in shoots of all varieties.&#160; Available year-round, young shoots are a wonderful way to get fresh, local greens even in the depths on winter.&#160; In the summer, they diversify to include some yummy ground crops like squash, beans and more mature greens.</span></p> <p class="bodycopy"><span lang="EN-US">Dawn and Kate take farming very seriously and have grown Sunrise Gardens to include cold frames and hot house to extend the growing season. &#160;Their shoots are somewhat legendary around these parts, and for good reason.</span></p> <p class="bodycopy">Visit their website for on-farm updates and recipes that feature their beautiful shoots <a href="http://www.sunriseorganicgardens.ca/" target="_blank">here</a>.</p>