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Wild In The Country

When Heloise Dixon- Warren and her husband, Ted Traer acquired their farm near Quesnel in B.C.’s Cariboo Country they didn’t know what they were going to grow or raise — they just knew it wouldn’t be cattle. At that time and in that place there were already enough cattle. Probably more than enough. And there […] Read more

Farm-Based Business Grows And Sells Rare Seeds

Tanya Stefanec is one of those fortunate people who makes a living doing the work she loves. She owns and operates Heritage Harvest Seed from her farm home near Carman, Man. Her company carries over 600 varieties of rare and endangered vegetables, flowers and herbs. “We try to specialize in the really rare varieties that […] Read more

Recognize The Signs Of Alzheimer’s

Some forms of dementia are reversible, caused by medication, depression, thyroid problems or even nutritional disorders. About 500,000 Canadians are living with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia. Studies indicate that within the next five years an additional 250,000 will be diagnosed. At the present time there is no cure for this disease. Nevertheless […] Read more