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National Post – Superfruits and their Labours

National Post – Superfruits and their Labours

The Haskap Berry Growers Association of Ontario was moments from holding its first annual general meeting, where it would elect its first board of directors and begin galvanizing its vision of education, support and the development of a strong domestic market for their product. It’s an origin story. And it’s one consumers should know about. This is how new products enter the market and how new economies and markets are created. Read More: https://business.financialpost.com/commodities/agriculture/superfruits-of-their-labours-farmers-grow-market-for-new-berry-in-absence-of-government-support

New Haskap Orchard

New Haskap Orchard

Establishing a new Haskap orchard is an exciting enterprise. Haskap is one of the easiest most rewarding berries to grow but there are a few basic considerations. As with any orchard planning, the primary considerations are location (sun), soil, and water.  With Haskap specifically, we recommend a weed mulch fabric and eventually a bird netting system. Although most pests don’t bother with this bush – birds go wild for the berries. Each year we know it’s time to put up the nets when we see the first purple-stained dropping on our deck! Nature knows when the berries are ripe but we prefer a more precise...

What is the Haskap

What is the Haskap

Read an article published in 2015 by Modern Agriculture, describing why Axel and Doris chose the Haskap berry. Read More: http://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/4519cd_cab0c294f9c7483db15b84bb09543cd3.pdf

Haskap Macular Degeneration

Haskap Macular Degeneration

One of the many amazing health benefits of eating haskaps is the antioxidant dense nutrition that they provide.  Prevent age-related cataracts even?  Find out more on these links: PROTECT EYESIGHT HASKAP NUTRITION ​