Feb 14, 2021
Stone Meadow Gardens is a glorious flower farm located in the Kootenays of SE British Columbia. This week we had the opportunity to chat with owners Sarah and Carl, about how they grew their farm with sustainability and stewardship as their guiding principles. Such an inspiring conversation with two farmers who are...
Jan 16, 2021
We were so fortunate to chat today with Toby Malloy, Alberta farmer, social worker, therapist and a representative on the Women's Advisory Committee of the National Farmers Union.
Toby explains the challenges faced by farmers from a completely novel (to us) perspective and provides nourishing advice on how to care...
Dec 6, 2020
This week we discuss which crops were most profitable for us in 2020.
Our theme music was composed and performed by Heather's son Callum, and the challenging job of audio editing done by the uber-talented Laura Eccleston.
Nov 21, 2020
This week we are delighted to have Linda D'Arco of Little Farmhouse Flowers back to have a conversation about "Flower Sharing" a concept commercialized in the US by Bloomerent. We discuss what it is, how it affects/could affect us as small flower farmer/florists, and issues around sustainability.
Our theme music was...
Nov 15, 2020
Such a great chat this week with Dr. Stephanie Frischie from the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation ! Stephanie is an agronomist and native plant specialist and so generously and clearly talks us through types of pollinators we didn't know about and how to enhance habitat on our farms.
The great book by...