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On July 2, join us at the Centre for Sustainable Development to celebrate the first organic basket delivery of the season.  Chefs from La Récolte - Espace local will give a cooking demonstration featuring vegetables from an organic basket from Coq à l'Âne farm. You can also meet with the farmer or ask a member of our team about our family farmer network. Enjoy:
Josée Gauthier, advisor for Equiterre's family farmer network, explains that her family farmer helped her discover a greater variety of vegetables. "Maybe you're like how I used to be. You tend to buy the same things from the grocery store. You tend to always cook using the same recipes. I've changed my ways since signing up for organic baskets from a family farmer....
You have a little land. You'd like to grow some organic veggies, maybe even sell them. Here's a book for you!
There was nothing in Francis Madore's urban Montreal childhood to indicate that he would one day grow up to cultivate the land. 
Do you get a weekly organic veggie basket from one of our family farmers? You should be proud of yourself. Here's why. 
"I had two grandparents who were farmers. I used to spend my vacations with them. I also had an uncle who set up his own farm and another who took over my grandfather's farm. Honestly, I felt as though I was destined to to this," says Jean-Philippe Poussard, who, although only in his 20s, has already amassed extensive experience as an organic farmer.
Come celebrate the first summer delivery of organic baskets to the Maison du développement durable. There will be: music food La Récolte will provide a cooking demonstration, creating tasty nibblies from the first baskets of the season from the farm du Coq à l'Âne. In parc Hydro-Québec, adjacent to the Maison du développement durable (at 50 Ste-Catherine St. West,...
The family farmers in our community supported agriculture (CSA) network are taking orders for the summer season of deliveries. 
Authenticity in every basket, that's how idée BIO! magazine describes the work of family farmer François Tanguay, co-owner of Les Jardins du petit tremble in the Montérégie. Find out how this product of a suburban childhood became a proponent of organic agriculture. According to the article, some of the credit for François's love of nature must go to his father, who kept a...
Chloé Dodinot says that when her company, Ubisoft, first heard that it could host a drop-off point for a family farmer, it conducted a survey to measure the level of interest amongst employees. "We were pleasantly surprised by the positive response. In just two days, more than 100 people told us, 'Yes, we want to do it. Sign us up!' So we said, 'Let's do this.'"