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Christmas 2019 – almost the end of 2019

Christmas 2019 – almost the end of 2019

Time seems to go by so quickly!  All of a sudden it's December.  The Christmas tree is up!  As always, there is a new ornament on there from Meghan's trip to Belgium (a mushroom!) The Christmas lights are also setup on the barn and tool fie. Every year we think we...

Thrive Botanicals Soap – 2019

Thrive Botanicals Soap – 2019

We are grateful to Penny at Thrive Botanicals for her incredible donation of soap! Every Christmas, we sell soap and donate all of the proceeds to True Vision Ghana We have the soap on our Fungi Akuafo online shop - available for pickup at the farm and in SW...

And now it’s winter

And now it’s winter

Here's a photo from about the same location as the fall photos!  It always seems like winter arrives overnight... We've had about 16 inches of snow so far this year!  It's melting at the moment as it's above zero... We've had several nights of -25C and everything in...

Extreme Weather 2019

Extreme Weather 2019

The weather in 2019 felt extreme...  It snowed until the middle of June, rained most of the summer with cool temperatures, and got very cold by the end of September (-15C).  It also hailed many many times. We looked at the Alberta Agriculture weather statistics. ...

Onion garden harvest

Onion garden harvest

Throwback photo!  Here's our onion harvest from September. Kwesi always wants more onions...  We don't have enough growing season for big ones but these little ones are super tasty! We ended up drying most of them and making a powder. Delicious!

Getting ready for winter!

Getting ready for winter!

We've been quite busy getting ready for winter!  Hoses have all been blown, greenhouses shut down, gardens organized...  Winter came really early this year with heavy snow at the end of September and cold (-15C or colder) starting then too! In the greenhouse, Kwesi...

Fall Colours

Fall Colours

Fall was very short this year.  We got heavy snow the last week of September!  However, for the short few days, the yellow colours are very pretty.

Open Farm Days 2019

Open Farm Days 2019

We had an incredible weekend for Open Farm Days! The weather was perfect. Such good luck! We had many neighbours and friends volunteer to help give tours. It was fantastic!  We also had a couple of vendors have products for sale. Here are a few photos...

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