The Market Gardener

Farmers, Jill and Nathan are students of Jean-Martin Fortier who farms Les Jardins de la Grelinette, a certified organic market garden in Saint-Armand, Quebec.  He is also an award-winning author of the book “The Market Gardener” and is a recognized authority on small-scale organic vegetable production.  Want to know more about our farming model? check out

CSA FAST FACTS “Community Supported Agriculture”

 Process • Buy a “Share” before growing season • Farmer uses money to support farm • Sign up for pick up date and time • Farmer harvests produce for the week • Pick up your fresh organic seasonal local produce • To Order a Share visit By Participating in a CSA You Are: •Continue reading “CSA FAST FACTS “Community Supported Agriculture””

Pastured Eggs vs. Store Bought Eggs

Conventional vs Pastured Eggs. Another study showed that free-range eggs, which were laid by hens allowed to roam out in the sun, contained three to four times the amount of vitamin D than the eggs of hens that were raised indoors ( 3 ). Summary Pastured eggs are richer in vitamins A and E, asContinue reading “Pastured Eggs vs. Store Bought Eggs”

Roasted Lemon & Herb Organic Pastured Chicken Recipe

1 whole pastured chicken, neck and innards removed 1/3 cup coconut oil, softened, but not melted 1 lemon, juiced 3-4 cloves garlic 1 Tablespoon herbes de Provence, plus extra for sprinkling on carrots 1-2 teaspoons sea salt, to taste, plus extra for sprinkling on carrots 1/2 teaspoon black pepper, plus extra for sprinkling on carrotsContinue reading “Roasted Lemon & Herb Organic Pastured Chicken Recipe”