Yesterday we spent a few hours helping out at the Boyter Family Farm in Fonthill to learn about the process of cultivating mushrooms by working hand in hand with them. Here are a few photos from the first stage of cultivating shiitake mushrooms with a brief description below each as well as a link with more in depth information if you’re interested.
Our Favourite Waste Free Grocery Shopping in Niagara
- Farmers Markets
- Roadside Stands & Farm Stores
Bring your own cloth/reusable bags
- Bulk Barn
The Bulk Barn provides many organic options and will allow you to bring your own cloth bags when you stock up on dry goods. Their plastic containers for wet items are 100% recyclable.
- Health Food Stores such as The Healthy Cupboard, Rosemary’s Natural Choice & Health Wise