Shift - NB | Nov 29, 2012 | 9:58

Farming Off-The-Grid

David Cozac and his wife Debbie Russell are organic pioneers in the province. They built their home and organic farm entirely off-the-grid 20 years ago. They use solar for electricity and wood for heat, and they sell their vegetables at Debbie's Fredericton store, True Food Organics.

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