Category: Profile

Jun 10
The Speedibin Composter: Innovative garden technology from the Comox Valley

Joyce McMenamon didn’t invent the Speedibin Composter. But she did revive her father’s…

May 26
Island Bison Farm: Food entrepreneurs at the Comox Valley Farmers’ Market

"I grew up wanting to be a rancher," he says. Several years ago his Vancouver-based…

Apr 20
Merville Organics at the Comox Valley Farmers’ Market: Part of the #WeAreYQQ local food economy

Robin Sturley is part of the new face of farming in our region. She started farming…

Mar 20
Willovic Bakery at the Comox Valley Farmers’ Market: Part of the #WeAreYQQ local food economy

One of the important aspects of the #WeAreYQQ Project is celebrating the creatives and…

Mar 16
Innovations in campfire cookery: the Fireside Fork

Who knew that hot dog sticks needed improving? Innovations are often very simple…

Feb 16
Adding value. Exporting expertise. Cascadian Wood Tech is a Comox Valley innovator.

Located just north of Union Bay, Cascadian Wood Tech produces custom millwork,…

Jan 24
Pasture-raised meat from Glen Alwin Farm

A Comox Valley Farmers’ Market profile Jo Smith, with either…