Shadow Bluff Farms is owned by The Oudshoorn family was born and raised in southern Alberta. Ben and Anita have been farming together for 25 years with their family. Having started Fairwinds Farm over 2 decades ago they have long been believers in certified organic practices. As of 2019 they sold the dairy portion of the farm to a new family and have started Shadow Bluff Farm to continue growing garlic and other produce throughout the summer.
Russian garlic has a strong garlic flavour and a warm sweet aftertaste. Not only is Garlic widely used in many dishes but it is also reported that with regular use garlic helps to reduce blood cholesterol levels as well as blood pressure. An interesting tip for all gardeners is that, like other members of the onion family, garlic is reputed to keep insects and fungal diseases at bay. By growing clumps of garlic throughout your garden you may be able to ward off some common problems like aphids.