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Natural Pollination With Bees

Natural Pollination With Bees

Bees are a Tomato Grower's best friend.

Unlike Cucumbers and Peppers, Tomatoes must be pollinated in order to grow to full size. In the early days, growers would use a handheld tool to pollinate their Tomato crops. Since then, our growers have employed bees to help them with pollination...

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Donations to Prairie Gleaners Reduce Food Waste

Donations to Prairie Gleaners Reduce Food Waste

We've been a proud partner of Prairie Gleaners for nearly ten years. Prairie Gleaners collects misshapen or discoloured produce that doesn't meet the standards set by regulators for grocery store shelves. Since our partnership began, we've donated over 400 tons of Bell Peppers that wouldn't...

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Mini Cucumbers: From the Vine to Your Table

Mini Cucumbers: From the Vine to your Table

Many people ask us about our secret to such fresh produce. It all starts with our greenhouses, under the sunniest skies in Canada. There, our experienced growers select only the most flavourful varieties of produce and apply generations of experience to ensure they are grown right. We're local...

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RedHat Announces Launch of Organic Produce Line

Launch of Organic Produce Line

We're pleased to announce the launch of our new line of Alberta Grown, Certified Organic produce. Prairie Harvest Organic Long English Cucumbers and Mini Cucumbers are now available at participating Planet Organic and Safeway locations in Alberta.

Fresh. Local. Organic.

One of...

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Butter Lettuce: From Seedling to Shelf

Butter Lettuce: From Seedling to Shelf

Meet Corneleous. He's one of our Butter Lettuce growers. In this short video, Corneleous shares our hydroponic process for growing the freshest Butter Lettuce. When the Lettuce is fully grown, we simply wrap the roots and place each head of Lettuce in a specially designed clamshell. This process...

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