Emma’s garden is a tribute in name to Chuck’s grandmother as her loving stories of growing up in the area and her appreciation of the gifts that surrounded them have resonated for generations following her. Emma’s Garden (2009) is the return of the family to the original homestead of the Latvian Settlers that moved to…

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Grunthal Berries began in 2009. The farmers, Colleen and Mark, had been working in the big city and needed a creative outlet. So, they returned to Colleen’s hometown and planted 5 acres of strawberries! (They had quite a steep learning curve, having no real experience in large scale gardening!) The farm specializes in growing sweet…

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Green Pastures Farm is a mixed second generation family farm in southeastern Manitoba. Guy and Leah Bouchard primarily raise turkey and lamb, and they hand-make wool comforters using their sheep wool, as well as running a variety of educational programming on their farm. The goal of their farm is to bless their family, community, and…

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After walking around the grounds of Redpoll Farms, it is easy to envision this venture as the next outdoor destination, which is exactly what the owners Dorothy and Cliff hope it will one day become. It’s very fitting that the couple named their farm in honor of the most common bird that sticks around in…

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It’s hard to keep up with Hermann and Sheryl Grauer of Nature’s Farm, who seem to have endless energy for producing amazing food using the best local ingredients available in the province. After starting a pasta company, an omega-3 egg production and distribution facility and now a line of hearty, whole-grain granola, this couple still…

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Ploughshares Community Farm is a joint and diversely mixed farming effort on the banks of the Brokenhead River just southeast of Beausejour. Erica and Amanda run a vegetable CSA with weekly or biweekly pick-up in Beausejour, Pinawa and St. Vital. You’ll also find their produce at the Beausejour Farmers’ Market on Friday evenings July –…

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