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Home Grown: May 2013 Archives

Adopt an Apple Tree!

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

adoptapple.jpgThe Gagetown Fruit Farm is styling itself as an apple adoption agency this season! Heather Rhymes explains how you can adopt your own apple tree and harvest all the fruit yourself, or get them to do the work!

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Chestnut Acres' certified organic produce

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

chestnut.jpgJodi and Andrew Giberson have been growing certified organic vegetables and blueberries at Chestnut Acres on the Kingston Peninsula for 11 years.They're already harvesting a variety of tasty greens from their greenhouses!

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Kizzy-Vila's goat milk soaps!

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

kizzy-vila.jpgFrank Vienneau makes soaps from the milk produced by his nubian goats on his farm in Belledune. The company is called Kizzy-Vila and he tells us all about his herd and his products!

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