Jack & Adelia Machial

Oliver, BC
BC Tree Fruit Grower


Maintaining an orchard keeps you as busy as a bee – and you’d better hope the bees are busy too because the apples (and farmers) depend on them. In this ep ...
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Day's Century Growers

Kelowna, BC
BC Tree Fruit Grower


There are not many farms in British Columbia that can trace their history back over 100 years. The Day family has been farming in Kelowna since the 1890’s an ...
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Jared DeDood

Grindrod, BC
BC Poultry Farmer


Jared DeDood grew up as the third generation on his family dairy farm (Farmer John’s Market) in Grindrod, BC. In 2017, an opportunity came up with B.C. Egg's ...
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Avtar & Ronnie Mann

Vernon, BC
BC Tree Fruit Grower


Originally from India, Ronnie and Avtar Mann came to Canada separately but discovered a shared desire to grow great food. Number one on their list is growing b ...
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James Krahn

Abbotsford, BC
BC Poultry Farmer


James Krahn is a third generation farmer from Abbotsford, British Columbia, where he was born and raised.  At a young age, he started working on the farm ...
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Laszczyk Family

Duncan, BC
BC Dairy Farmer


Glenview Farms is a third generation dairy farm in Duncan, BC. Family members Michelle, Mike, and Chris work together produce safe, quality milk for British Co ...
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Kerkhoven Family

BC Dairy Farmer


Fraser Valley dairy producers, the Kerkhoven Family, have been farming in Deroche, BC since 1955. Dairy farming is a 365-day job and one of various responsibil ...
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Juschka Clarke

Chilliwack, BC
BC Poultry Farmer


Juschka Clarke was born and raised in North Vancouver but is fulfilling her dream and her destiny of being a farmer. She raises 4000 organic laying hens at Haz ...
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De Jong Family

Abbotsford, BC
BC Dairy Farmer


“Buying and consuming locally produced food is one of the most environmentally responsible activities that consumers can do. It stimulates the local economy. ...
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The Gill Family

Lake Country, BC
BC Tree Fruit Grower


Many farmers hope that their children will take over farm some day. For the Gills of Lake Country, BC – that dream is coming true. They’ve been growing ...
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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. ...
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Calvin Maarhuis

BC Dairy Farmer


Born and raised on a farm in the Fraser Valley, Calvin Maarhuis has no shortage of knowledge when it comes to understanding and running the operations of a dai ...
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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 ...
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Fresh Valley Farms

Armstrong, BC
BC Poultry Farmer


Steve Meggait and Annelise Grube-Cavers run Fresh Valley Farms in Armstrong, BC. They farm on two quarter sections of land (about 320 acres or 130 hectares), m ...
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Sarah Sache

Rosedale, BC
BC Dairy Farmer


When Sarah Sache was growing up, a life as a dairy farmer was never something that she imagined for herself. Now with her husband Gene and their family, they f ...
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Amanda and Jeff Lee

Creston Valley, BC
BC Honey Producers


The beautiful Creston Valley is where you will find Honey Bee Zen Apiaries, producers of Swan Valley Honey. Amanda Goodman Lee and Jeff Lee care for between 30 ...
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Miranda Halladay

Naramata, BC
BC Wine Maker


Miranda and Del Halladay founded the winery at Elephant Island in 1999 in partnership with Miranda’s Grandmother, Catherine Chard Wisnicki who’s unconventi ...
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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 ...
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Hester and Ed Mulder

Abbotsford, BC
BC Poultry Farmer


Hester and Ed Mulder are the proud first-generation farmers behind Derwest Poultry. After over two decades as a broiler breeder farm, they transitioned to egg ...
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Wiebe Family

Chilliwack, BC
BC Dairy Farmer


A third generation dairy farmer from the Fraser Valley, Jeremy Wiebe grew up on Rosevale Farms and has been farming full-time for the past seventeen years. ...
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