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Eat organic this winter with a winter basket from a family farmer

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It's that time of year where we start to crave soups, stews and casseroles – hearty winter cooking that calls for hearty winter vegetables.

With more than a hundred drop-off points across the province, Equiterre's family farmer network makes it easy to keep eating local and organic from November to March.

Sign up now to receive a winter basket prepared with love by a family farmer, featuring such classic, comfort-food veggies as:

  • garlic
  • onions
  • carrots
  • beets
  • parsnips
  • potatoes
  • cabbage
  • squash
  • leeks
  • radish
  • rutabagas
  • Jerusaleum artichokes

Some farms also take orders for organic meat all year round. 

To sign up for an organic basket or place an order for organic meat:

  • Visit
  • Above the right-hand side of the interactive map, check "Panier d'hiver"  to order a winter basket or  "Commande de viande" to order meat.
  • Enter your address, city or postal code, and choose a drop-off point near you. 
  • Click on the basket and then on "Plus d'infos" for information on how to contact the farmer directly to sign up. 

Organic eating

Being organic is definitely a beneficial choice; we get different types of health ingredients and healthy benefits from organic foods. Due to adulteration we have found several kinds of harmful products in our foods; which are unhygienic and unhealthy. Therefore we are completely depending upon farmers for organic foods and especially in winters we can get various choices on organic foods.