Brad Rempel

Campbell River, BC
BC Salmon Farmer


Brad Rempel has been involved in aquaculture for eight years and currently sits on the BC Salmon Farmers Association Youth Council, as well as the Council of E ...
Read More
 

Kloot Family

Rosedale, BC
BC Poultry Farmer


Chris Kloot is a proud and passionate BC chicken farmer. He is, however, not alone on the job. His wife Nella and their three sons, Steve, Justin and Colin hel ...
Read More
 

Hopcott Family

BC Cattle Rancher


Located in Pitt Meadows, BC, Hopcott Farms is a third-generation cattle farm. Bob Hopcott and his family are strong advocates of eating local, supporting ...
Read More
 

The Fossen Family

Rock Creek, BC
BC Cattle Rancher


Fossen’s Bar 7 Ranch was started in 1976 by Ed and Louise Fossen. Their son Doug was born on the ranch and now farms with his wife Erika and daughters Adele, ...
Read More
 

Shane Witzke

Kelowna, BC
BC Tree Fruit Grower


Shane Witzke’s Kelowna Ambrosia Apple farm is a long way from Nazi-occupied Poland but that’s where this story begins. Shane’s grandfather fled his ho ...
Read More
 

Narcosli Cattle Co Ltd - Durrell Kishkan Family

Quesnel, BC
BC Cattle Rancher


Erin Durrell has a long family history of farming and grew up as the 4th generation on a large ranch just west of Williams Lake. In 2015, Erin and her family ( ...
Read More
 

Sunnyside Produce

Lower Mainland, BC
BC Greenhouse Grower


Sunnyside Produce is a family run greenhouse with several locations in the Lower Mainland. They grow 84 acres of bell peppers, mini peppers and other small spe ...
Read More
 

Parry Bay Sheep Farm

Metchosin, BC
BC Sheep Farmer


John and Lorraine are the hard-working owners of Parry Bay Sheep Farm, located near Victoria, BC. Although they have been operating Parry Bay Sheep Farm since ...
Read More
 

Siemens Farms

Abbotsford, BC
BC Poultry Farmer


Mark Siemens is a third generation farmer who loves producing food for people in BC. His family farm raises 27,000 free range hens, which means the birds have ...
Read More
 

Rhonda Driediger

Langley, BC
BC Berry Grower


Born into the farming industry, Rhonda carries on the family tradition as president and owner of Blueridge Produce Inc., one of British Columbia’s largest wh ...
Read More
 

Surinder Shergill

East Kelowna, BC
BC Tree Fruit Grower


When Surinder Shergill came to Canada he knew he wanted to be a farmer. It took him 17 years of working in a factory to save enough money to buy his orchard. ...
Read More
 

Greg Sanderson

Cawston, BC
BC Tree Fruit Grower


He was born into farming and, other than a brief foray beyond the farm in his youth, Greg Sanderson has never been able to shake that he’s a farmer at heart. ...
Read More
 

Julaine Treur

Agassiz, BC
BC Dairy Farmer


Dairy farming is a family affair for Julaine Treur. Together with her husband Johannes and their five children, she owns and operates Creekside Dairy in Agassi ...
Read More
 

Wes Burdick

Summerland, BC
BC Tree Fruit Grower


Despite being a real estate agent, farming has always been in Wes Burdick’s blood. He grew up on a dairy farm and when he and his family relocated to the Oka ...
Read More
 

The Boer Family

Chilliwack, BC
BC Poultry Farmer


Meet Richard and Jacqueline Boer. Brightside Eggs is located in Chilliwack, B.C. where the Boer family produce free-range, organic brown eggs. The animals are ...
Read More
 

Grant Keefer

Ladysmith, BC
BC Cranberry Grower


Grant Keefer is a third generation farmer whose family has been growing cranberries since 1991. His grandfather first purchased farmland in 1945 in Richmond, B ...
Read More
 

Eggstream Farm

Chilliwack, BC
BC Poultry Farmer


Darren and Jen are first generation egg farmers. In addition to producing 11,000 eggs each day, they operate an Organic feed mill. The feed from their mill is ...
Read More
 

Natalina Araujo

Penticton, BC
BC Tree Fruit Grower


When Natalina Araujo took over managing the farm in 2012, she didn’t know much about growing apples. But, she knew that her passion for growing healthy food ...
Read More
 

Nirmal Dhaliwal

Oliver, BC
BC Tree Fruit Grower


Nirmal Dhaliwal farms south of Oliver, BC with his sons, Sunny and Mahmeet. He has worked on this farm since the 1990s and, a few years ago, took over the orch ...
Read More
 

Ron Moes

Delta, BC
BC Greenhouse Grower


When people ask Ron Moes what he does for a living, he will often tell them that he’s an indoor farmer. It’s a response that can generate additional con ...
Read More