We’re growing chemical-free and sustainably on thirty acres near Brandon, Manitoba, Canada. We’ve got chickens for eggs, we raise a few heritage Berkshire Pigs each summer and we’ve got Nubian goats for lovely, all-natural soaps. We also rent garden plots for those who would like to grow their own! We sell our good stuff through a Community Supported Agriculture Program here in Brandon and through local Farmers Markets. Come find us on Facebook and Twitter, where we’re sharing information on green and sustainable living, growing and preserving food, good cooking, raising livestock and more!
Almost Urban Vegetables
Almost Urban Vegetables is a 10 acre family farm, owned and run by Marilyn Firth, Bruce Berry, and their children. We are located in St. Norbert, Manitoba, on the south edge of Winnipeg. Each year we grow about 40 varieties of vegetables and herbs in the nutrient rich soils of the Red River Valley, using all natural methods – no pesticides, herbicides or petrochemical fertilizers. We are certified under www.LocalFoodPlus.ca
Our CSA pickup locations include one in the Wolseley neighbourhood, one near the University of Winnipeg, and our farm in St. Norbert. We are just one food mile from the St. Norbert Farmers’ Market where we sell on Saturdays during the market season. Join us in 2013 !
Blue Lagoon Organics
Blue Lagoon Organics is a certified organic family farm. Our goal is to
sell fresh organic produce to CSAs or local markets such as the St.Norbert Farmers Market. We raise every kind of vegetable that grows here as well as berries. We have laying hens for both organic fertilizer and eggs. We aim to be good stewards of the earth and delivering food from the farm to the client on the same day. We are certified organic to establish integrity and accountability. We work diligently to erase our carbon footprint and to leave the earth in a better state than when we found it.
Boundary Creek Farm
Boundary Creek Farm is a Community Supported Agriculture enterprise located near Winnipeg Beach. Geoff and Theresa Dyck have 8 acres under vegetable production on their 80 acre farm. They supply fresh boxes of produce to over 130 families for 18 weeks from late June to the end of October. They offer pick up at the farm, and delivery to 5 locations in Winnipeg. They also raise laying hens, chickens, and pigs. Boundary Creek Farm practices natural farming techniques that grow healthy, safe, great tasting produce.
The CMU Farm is a collaborative project between the CMU Farmers’ Collective and Canadian Mennonite University and is located on the CMU campus at 500 Shaftesbury Blvd. in Winnipeg. The CMU Farmers Collective is a group of CMU alumni, emerging as farmers motivated by their faith, partnering with the University to use sustainable practices to provide food to urban eaters while fostering dialogue, and joyfully stewarding God’s gift of the land. Our values centre around just food, (in)formative farming, spiritual vocation, and ecological sustainability. We are offering pick-up either at the farm site at CMU or at a location in the Wolsely area. Feel free to check out our video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4f9aPY2_d2I
Fenez Follies Farm
For over ten years, the Fenez family has been producing high quality meats, eggs and vegetables for a select group of consumers. Our main goal is to produce food that we feel good about eating and is healthy and safe. We are a small family business and our customers know that what we produce, feeds our family first—so we care about its quality and how its raised. We use sustainable, natural practices to produce food that is pesticide, herbicide, fungicide free. Our fertilizers may be stinky.. But they are all natural!
Located just minutes southwest of Winnipeg, on a small farm, we offer a weekly vegetable option to a small group of customers. You will receive 12 weeks of a selection of freshly harvested vegetables at one of two drop off-sites in the city (usually St. Norbert and Wolseley) or of course you can pick up at the farm! Looking forward to being your farmer!
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Food Ethos Farm
Food Ethos Farm is changing locations, we will be farming just North of our current location, about 5 minutes from Gimli, at another fruit Upick. We are offering a 15 week CSA, as well as a declining balance Market Card, which allows you to choose how much, where, when, and on what you want to spend your money. We have early bird offers until Feb.15th, and are taking orders on our first batch or broiler chickens and turkeys, as well we have limited spots open for our egg share program. We believe in offering a diverse range of delicious, nutritious, and safe foods, with a focus on food security, community vitality, and a sustainable agro-ecological environment. We have 4 CSA pickup locations, Osbourne, River Heights, Lockport/St.Andrews, and On Farm; we will also be vending at the Osbourne, River Heights, and Arnes Farmers Markets.
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FortWhyte Farm CSA
Since 2003, the award-winning FortWhyte Farms program has been working with marginalized youth, using the practice of sustainable agriculture to build confidence and leadership skills, provide employment training, while instilling values of individual and community self-reliance.
FortWhyte Farms is a social enterprise – a business whose purpose goes beyond a purely financial ‘bottom line’ to see profit in the far reaching social and economic benefits that extend into the lives of individuals, families and communities.
As a mixed farming operation, our CSA program includes shares of naturally grown vegetables, as well as shares of our pasture-raised meats (pork and chicken) and honey.
God’s Acres is home to the Steinmann family. We have an 80 acre farm south east of Steinbach, Manitoba. We are a chemical free vegetable farm. We have a variety of farm animals including pigs, laying hens, and calves. You can also order your free range meat birds through us.
We are also in the process of building a greenhouse to make available to you a selection of locally grown vegetables year round. We look forward to proving you and your family healthy farm fresh produce
Jonathan’s Farm was started in 2010 by Jonathan Stevens with the goal of providing Winnipegers with vegetables that are fresh, nutritious and sustainably grown. To that end, all our vegetables are grown in accordance with organic regulations as well as in accordance with ecological farming practices such as cover cropping, nutrient monitoring, and crop rotation. We do our best to maintain the health of the soil because we believe that only the healthiest soils produce the most nutritious crops.Jonathan’s Farm is located near Teulon, MB. CSA members can choose to pick up shares at the farm, at our St. Vital drop off, or at the Wolseley Farmers Market (960 Palmserston). At CSA pick ups, members can also purchase or order naturally raised, lamb, pork, beef, chicken, rainbow trout, eggs, honey, fruits and cider from other local farms.
The Landless Farmers Collective
The Landless Farmers Collective is a small group of farmers who practice urban, pedal-powered farming.
We create landscapes of seasonal veggies on under-used urban land. Our farm site is located on Grant Avenue just north of the Pan Am Pool in a public space where anyone can visit. We do not own this land, but rent it from the City of Winnipeg.
We deliver what we grow by bicycle and tricycle. No gasoline.
We believe in organic farming methods that create long term, sustainable practices for food production.
We dream that you will get to know us, and eat our veggies.
Pure Food Farm
PURE FOOD FARM is a diverse “Beyond Organic” farm stewarded by Jeremy MacIntosh & Amy Powles. We are passionate about what we do and care very much about the health of our friends and family, as well as helping heal the earth! We respect natural systems and the environment, finding our roots in Permaculture and Biodynamic practices, which we believe results in food that both tastes better and is healthier. We recognize diversity as an integral part of sustainable farming. For the 2012 season, we are growing over 200 varieties of vegetables, herbs, edible flowers, fruit, cereal grains & legumes. We also naturally raise pastured pork, chicken and eggs.
We’re located in Arnes, MB and you can choose to pick up your share at the farm or have it delivered to our Winnipeg drop off location. At Pure Food Farm we believe everyone has the right to eat healthy Pure Food!
R.O.C. and the Fern Orchard and Gardens
R.O.C & The Fern Orchard and Gardens offer a certified organic fruit and vegetable CSA. The gardens and orchard were established to provide a source of local food and to diversify a conventional farm and assist with its transition to organic. The land and produce is cared for by Eric Gluck and Jodi Griffith. Eric wants to give people access to fresh and wholesome produce. His passion for growing quality food has been underscored by his passion for cooking and by the prospects of returning to small scale farm values. Jodi is a naturalist at heart. She believes working in harmony with nature is a key component of providing food that is full of vitality. She is motivated to sustain farm families and communities by growing whole foods and by caring for the systems in which food and families grow.
Stonelane Orchard Nursery & Market Garden
Stonelane Orchard Nursery & Market Garden is located just east of Steinbach, Manitoba. Garden Fresh, Stonelane’s CSA program, is designed to provide a wide assortment of pesticide-free vegetables throughout the growing season, including over 25 different types of vegetables.
Garden Fresh is a 12 week CSA starting mid to late July. Pick-up locations include the farm on Wednesday, Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, or at Stonelane’s stall at St. Norbert Farmers’ Market on Saturday. See our website for a listing of the vegetables and approximate harvest dates.
Terra Organa Acres
Terra Organa Acres is located on an acreage two miles north of Killarney, Manitoba. Tamara and Miguel, along with their three sons Parker, Spencer, and Max, have been growing a large vegetable garden since 2009. Terra Organa has been providing CSA vegetable baskets since 2012 and have had an overwhelming response from their local community. The family grows a variety of vegetables with a large selection of heirloom tomatoes and beans. All produce is started from seed in their greenhouse and grown without the use of chemicals or synthetic fertilizers. The family also raises a variety of heritage chickens for free-range eggs and pygmy goats just for fun!
Wild Earth Farm
Wild Earth Farms is a 4-acre farm owned and run by Jeffrey and Janna Veenstra, located north west of the city between Bird’s Hill Provincial Park and the Perimeter. We grow over 125 varieties of vegetables, fruits and herbs that we sell through local markets and our CSA boxes. All our produce is grown without the use of pesticides, herbicides, or fungicides.
Our season is 20 weeks long and starts in the middle of June and runs till the end of October. We have three CSA pick up locations, Fukomoto Fitness, at the Farm and in the Wolseley neighbourhood. Our vegetables can also be found at the Pineridge Hollow Farmer’s Market every Saturday this summer and also at the Concordia Hospital Farmer’s market.