A bit of personal background

My personal background   Raised on a subsistence farm in Gibsons Landing 1956- 66 Managed Vineyard (10 acres) Niagara-on-the-Lake 1973—Ontario (good grapes— awful wine) United Farms (Sales floor) Ontario Food Terminal 1974-1975 Wholesale produce by...

Supporting our Community

For the past 13 years slo-foods has donated to various community fundraising events.  COVID-19  has shifted our focus to supporting the Food Security Initiative that we believe has the greatest direct benefit to our community.  As a board member of Gabriola...

Password changes

Password changes: (or I can assign a password for you) log in to website go to: buyers club member—right side click on view this will take you to your account page go to account details enter current password go to new password and either use Safari suggested password...

Timeline for orders and delivery

The slo-foods model is based on carrying little or no stock, eliminating the need for a brick and mortar store, thus reducing the cost to the end user. It is important to keep use and storage in mind when ordering. In (yesterdays) normal timeframe the timeline between...

Packaging, Plastic and Pricing

Packaging, Plastic and Pricing In 2017 we embarked on eliminating as much single use plastic as possible however Covid-19 has temporarily altered some of our objectives. We will continue to explore all possible socially and environmentally responsible avenues. 1....

Covid-19 August 2020

COVID-19 August 2020 All, Keep in mind that because of the fluid nature of present circumstances, change may be unavoidable. The following is the situation as of today to the best of my knowledge— I will do my best to keep everyone informed of progress or...