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2021 Fall Newsletter

Fall is here and PEI farmers have started harvesting food! Download

PEI Farm Tour hits the Road

This Thursday, Farm & Food Care PEI will tour members of the public to three family farms. The farms will include:

  • Vanco Farms, located in Mount Albion, they grow potatoes and tulips.
  • Sandy Rae Farm, located in Montague, and they milk 70 Holstein cows.
  • Productions VegKiss PEI a vegetable farm in Vernon River that grows cauliflower and broccoli.

Fresh from the Farm Food Package Giveaways

Charlottetown, PE – Farm & Food Care PEI has have teamed up with local producers and processors to be able to provide 3,000 free food packages filled with locally sourced items at two giveaway events this summer. Items in the package include: 1 litre carton of milk from ADL; 1 cabbage from Mackenzie Produce; and a 10 lb bag of PEI Potatoes from the PEI Potato Board, McCain Produce, McKenna Bros Ltd and Eastern Farms Ltd. We will be giving away 1,500 free food packages…