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Awesome neighbours

Awesome neighbours

We have amazing neighbours!  We got these gifts this week…  a chicken mask for Kwesi and a mushroom mask for Meghan. Meghan tried out her mask right away in the spawn lab! And this was after our neighbours spent a couple of days helping out with projects around...
Straw as garden mulch

Straw as garden mulch

Typically, we sell straw as a growing medium for mushrooms.  After getting many requests from others to buy straw, we did market some straw this year to gardeners! We wanted to post some feedback we got on using straw as garden mulch.  We sold quite a few straw bales...
Young Agrarians Shout Out

Young Agrarians Shout Out

We were asked by Young Agrarians Alberta to talk a bit about what it’s like to be “Farmers of Colour” in Alberta. The article is here! https://youngagrarians.org/spotlight-on-akesi-farms-fungi-akuafo-in-sundre-ab/ Thank you to Young Agrarians Alberta...
Introducing Phil!

Introducing Phil!

This summer, we’ve hired an apprentice through the Young Agrarians program. It’s been a great experience so far!! Phil is helping out with tasks on the farm and also on building our Fungi Akuafo business. Check this out! ...
Wood shed – progress

Wood shed – progress

Got some help to build the frame of the new wood shed! The roofing material should show up in the next week… Then we get to stack all the wood in there!  Should be easier now as the walls are more stable.  Some supervision required as we’ve had a few...
We are hiring an apprentice for the summer!

We are hiring an apprentice for the summer!

We are hiring an apprentice for the summer!  May to August (or potentially October). We have applied for a grant from the federal government to cover some of the cost of the salary. It stipulates that the apprentice must be 30 years or younger when they start on May...

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