August: What to Plant Now

August: What to Plant Now

Posted by on Aug 15, 2013 in Our Blog | No Comments

Well by now the garlic is harvested, the lettuce has bolted and you probably have a bit of new found space in the garden, don’t let that loved and tended soil lay dormant quite yet.  There are still a number of great fall crops that you can plant now and enjoy well into the pumpkin […]

Summer, Time to Obtain a Yield

Summer, Time to Obtain a Yield

Posted by on Aug 7, 2013 in Our Blog | No Comments

  It seems summer is in full swing in the Okanagan. We have just gotten through our driest summer on record, just 1.1 mm of rain. Despite temperatures often exceeding 34 degrees Celsius, our crops are flourishing and the harvest is beginning to roll in. We are getting tomatoes daily, the plums are plump, peppers […]

We found our thrill on Blueberry Hill!

We found our thrill on Blueberry Hill!

Posted by on Aug 3, 2013 in Our Blog | No Comments

Last Friday Gord and I decided to duck out early for the long weekend, we had heard rumour of a fantastic farm offering you pick blueberries. We thought, what better way to start our long weekend than with some fresh berries to last us the season. Blueberry Hill Farm is located on South Grandview Flats […]