Added by on 2016-07-01

Discover organic in BC through the eyes of farmers! Meet Jon & Russ Alcock, seed savers at Sunshine Farm in BC’s Okanagan Valley. This father-son farming team grow open pollinated seeds for other farmers and growers – just like you! Join the movement – Think Before You Eat, #ThinkBCOrganic. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for more organic farm goodness – and be sure to join the #FarmerFriday campaign as we share BC farmers’ stories of what it means to be certified organic. This video is a collaboration between COABC and the Canada Organic Trade Association. Video Rating: / 5 With the publication of FDA’s rule: “Standards for the Growing, Harvesting, Packing, and Holding of Produce for Human Consumption” (Produce Rule), the Produce Marketing Association and United Fresh Produce Association, in partnership with several regional produce associations worked together to provide a free webinar to help produce industry members understand the final rule and the implications for businesses along the supply chain. Read more at http://bit.ly/22aq0sv Video Rating: / 5 Related PostsCertified Organic Controlled Environment Hydroponics Has the Potential to Feed the WorldHow to start growing hydroponics from seeds with rockwool cubesWisdom From an Organic Legend: Mary ForstbauerSession 6: Education For All: Gardening ForeverMark Jackson: A personal story about farming and the future of agricultureSpecial Story On Sangareddy Farmer Pratap Reddy | Green Fodder By Hydroponic Method | V6 News

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3 Comments

  • gearlock trinity 1 year ago

    Awesome! Thanks for sharing :D

  • Deana Steele 1 year ago

    What a beautiful piece! I love the people of this farm and the extra steps they take for all of us. <3

  • Lorena Wood 1 year ago

    These two are such a huge source of information. True masters of organic growing.