A 3rd generation farm situated in Lac La Biche. Along with cattle and livestock, they have 10 acres of vegetables that are grown holistically, biodynamically, and according to organic standards. Coming from humble beginnings, Ty and Janice Shelton, and the four generations of family that work on the farm work very hard and grow amazing food with dedicated love and integrity. Committed to farming holistically, they have created a sustainable farm with healthy soil used to grow delicious and nutritious produce. Above all they are proud and honoured to be growing good nutritious food for others to enjoy.
A bag of either Red Norland or Alaska Bloom. Both great potatoes for roasting, mashing or fries . </br></br>Potatoes as a good source of vitamin B6, vitamin C, copper, potassium, manganese, and dietary fibre.
Alaska Bloom has a moist, slightly waxy texture with a subtle sweeter taste. It works well for boiling, baking, roasting, scalloped or for home-made hash browns. It has lower starch content than most varieties.
These red potatoes are excellent for baking or grilling. Fresh crop potatoes that we are going to wash and bag right here at The Organic Box. </br></br>Potatoes are a part of the Nightshade family of plants which includes tomatoes, eggplants, peppers, and tomatillos. They are a low calorie, high fibre staple that is a traditional source of food for many cultures. Not only loaded with B and C vitamins, potatoes are also rich in phytonutrients, potassium, and manganese. Just don't load them down with butter and gravy! Try roasting with a healthy oils and herbs.
An exceptionally crisp and tasty carrot in four bright colours that light up your plate: white, yellow, light/dark orange, red, and deep purple. </br></br>This mix of carrots is rich in many nutrients and vitamins. Especially beta-carotene/vitamin A, are are shown to be helpful in protecting against cardiovascular disease. Purple carrots, in particular, are rich in anthocyanins.
An tasty mix of carrots in four bright colours that light up your plate: white, yellow, light/dark orange, red, and deep purple. These are juice grade carrots which means they may be large, broken or odd shapped carrots. </br> </br> This mix of carrots is rich in many nutrients and vitamins. Especially beta-carotene/vitamin A, are are shown to be helpful in protecting against cardiovascular disease. Purple carrots, in particular, are rich in anthocyanins.
A 5 lb bag of carrots. Perfect for juicing and for baking. Delicious breakfast boosts, and carrot cake. </br></br>Carrots are an excellent source of beta-carotene and a good source of fibre. Beta-carotene, the plant pigment that gives carrots their vivid orange color, is converted by the human body to vitamin A, which is an important vitamin for healthy eyes.
20 lbs of juicing grade organic bolero carrots. </br></br>Nutrient rich and full of flavour, table (nantes) carrots are an amazing root vegetable. High in Vitamin A, and natural calcium, they are good for your eyes and for your bones. Eat up!
These are red beets and are rich in antioxidants and other health promoting vitamins and minerals. Try them raw, roasted, pickled, or pureed into soups. </br></br>The betalin pigments present in beets have repeatedly been shown to support activity within the body's detoxification process, activating and processing unwanted toxic substances up with small nutrient groups. Great source of folate and manganese.