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Packing Potatoes at B&B Farms

Packing Potatoes at B&B Farms

Packing Potatoes at B&B Farms The four million pounds of potatoes they picked at B&B Farms last fall are about halfway gone, right on track to keep us in French fries and Stoemp until next fall’s crop. We learned on a recent visit that potatoes are stored...
Cucumbers In Season at DeBruin’s!

Cucumbers In Season at DeBruin’s!

Cucumbers In Season at DeBruin’s! DeBruins Greenhouses have been offering fresh herbs and lettuces for a few weeks already, and their mini cucumbers are now beginning to bear fruit.   Things you might not know about mini cucumbers: 1. They’re closely...
Producer Spotlight: Veg-e-tate Garden

Producer Spotlight: Veg-e-tate Garden

Producer Spotlight: Veg-e-tate Garden Year-round salad greens!Justin and Caitlin at Veg-e-tate Garden offer fresh greens year-round, and can be found at the Thunder Bay Country Market most Saturdays at this time of year. Seasonal varietyThe varieties of greens growing...
Pork is In Season at the Squash Queen

Pork is In Season at the Squash Queen

Pork is In Season at the Squash Queen Hog farmers play an important role in our food web. Dan and Shannon The Squash Queen Vanlenthe and their son Sam work with a farmer in the region who is able to supplement his own income breeding extra piglets. These piglets leave...
Producer Spotlight: CSA at Sleepy G

Producer Spotlight: CSA at Sleepy G

Meet More People In Food Producer Spotlight: Stanley Hill BisonChef Profile: Tanner HarrisChef Profile: Mr. Todd MillerChef Profile: Bret KarpowichProducer Spotlight: The Squash QueenProducer Spotlight: Sandy Acres FarmProducer Spotlight: Pitch Creek FarmProducer...
Producer Spotlight: Stanley Hill Bison

Producer Spotlight: Stanley Hill Bison

Meet More People In Food Chef Profile: Tanner HarrisChef Profile: Mr. Todd MillerChef Profile: Bret KarpowichProducer Spotlight: The Squash QueenProducer Spotlight: Sandy Acres FarmProducer Spotlight: Pitch Creek FarmProducer Spotlight: My-Pride FarmChef Profile:...
Producer Spotlight: The Squash Queen

Producer Spotlight: The Squash Queen

Producer Spotlight: The Squash Queen Squash picking with the Squash Queen and the next generation!Shannon Vanlenthe and her son Tristan took us out into the garden to see what’s coming out next. Meet Tristan!Tristan is moving into a lead role in the gardening...
Producer Spotlight: Sandy Acres Farm

Producer Spotlight: Sandy Acres Farm

Meet More People In Food Producer Spotlight: Pitch Creek FarmProducer Spotlight: My-Pride FarmChef Profile: Nikos MantisProducer Spotlight: Belluz FarmsProducer Spotlight: DeBruin’s GreenhousesProducer Spotlight: Slate River Dairy Producer Spotlight: Sandy Acres...
Producer Spotlight: Pitch Creek Farm

Producer Spotlight: Pitch Creek Farm

Producer Spotlight: Pitch Creek Farm A regular presence at the Wednesday MarketRegulars at the Thunder Bay Country Market’s Wednesday gathering are familiar with Pitch Creek Farm’s twin black tents.  Typically, the tent to the left is used for the weekly...
Producer Spotlight: My-Pride Farm

Producer Spotlight: My-Pride Farm

Meet More People In Food Chef Profile: Nikos MantisProducer Spotlight: Belluz FarmsProducer Spotlight: DeBruin’s GreenhousesProducer Spotlight: Slate River Dairy Producer Spotlight: My-Pride Farm We got a tour out at My-Pride Farm with veal producer Mike Visser,...
Producer Spotlight: Belluz Farms

Producer Spotlight: Belluz Farms

Meet More People In Food July: Grilled Veal Rib Steaks, BBQ Bok Choy and Strawberry Feta Salad with Nikos MantisChef Profile: Nikos MantisProducer Spotlight: DeBruin’s GreenhousesProducer Spotlight: Slate River Dairy Producer Spotlight: Belluz Farms Jodi Belluz...
Producer Spotlight: DeBruin’s Greenhouses

Producer Spotlight: DeBruin’s Greenhouses

Meet More People In Food July: Grilled Veal Rib Steaks, BBQ Bok Choy and Strawberry Feta Salad with Nikos MantisChef Profile: Nikos MantisProducer Spotlight: Belluz FarmsProducer Spotlight: Slate River Dairy Producer Spotlight: DeBruin’s Greenhouses Henriet...
Producer Spotlight: Slate River Dairy

Producer Spotlight: Slate River Dairy

Meet More People In Food July: Grilled Veal Rib Steaks, BBQ Bok Choy and Strawberry Feta Salad with Nikos MantisChef Profile: Nikos MantisProducer Spotlight: Belluz FarmsProducer Spotlight: DeBruin’s Greenhouses Producer Spotlight: Slate River Dairy Wilma Mol,...