Do Regulations Make Food Safe?

Generally, farmers are not big fans of increased regulations and are always pushing for a streamlining and reduction of regulations. Some farmers and operators in Canada have more influence over this effort than others. And that really shows up in … Continue reading

Growing Farming in Cumberland

You don’t have to drive very far in any direction in Cumberland County to see farms in varying states of abandonment.  In my community of River Hebert, there used to be a vibrant farm community of over 100 farms, whereas … Continue reading

Springhill Community Garden Open House Highlights

The 2nd Annual Springhill Community Garden Open House was held last Thursday evening and it was a huge success, not to mention a lot of fun! The purpose of the event was mainly to recruit volunteer gardeners for the Town’s … Continue reading