Portage-based vegetable processor signs on organic growers due to growing demand

Canadian Prairie Garden Puree Products Inc., based in Portage la Prairie has significantly ramped up its organic product line. By Lorraine Stevenson OrganicBiz staff A Portage la Prairie-based processor that created new markets for Manitoba’s vegetable and fruit growers now has her sights set on helping this province’s organic sector diversify too. Founder and chief operating […]

SaskOrganics field day

The field day SaskOrganics — TCO Cert’s Saskatchewan chapter — will be a bus tour starting at the Keewatin Farm near Regina. The tour includes Son Tanner Sales Ltd.  (Combcut plots and operation — a Swedish machine for cutting thistles in-crop); PV Waste Solutions (soil recycling, composting, and wood-chipping operations); Zee Bee Honey (honey operation); […]