Category Archives: Past Events

Red Fife: a niche wheat for small-scale organic growers

Organic Alberta hosted a conference in Strathmore on March 3, 2014. A panel of organic wheat growers (Bernie Ehnes and Marc Gibeau) from Southern Alberta described their experience with Red Fife. Of its redeeming qualities, Red Fife grows vigorously and … Continue reading

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Saving heritage seed in a Manitoba Mennonite village

On a cold, sunny day in February, a small group of passionate seed savers gathers in a historic town to talk about seeds and where they came from. It’s a town called Neubergthal, Manitoba. The Neubergthal Heritage Society has been … Continue reading

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