PEI COPC research available online


Organic Oat Variety Evaluation Interim Report Researchers at the Harrington Research Farm established an organic oat cultivar trial in the organic block. The trial consisted of eight oat cultivars including the common oat (believed to be Marion) and three rates of nitrogen in the form of pelletized chicken manure (8, 16 and 36 kg N/ha).  […]

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La Serena Farms Featured in Salty

Salty- The Island Food Digest recently published an article about La Serena Farm and their new venture the “Island Honey Wine Company.” Their mead winery will open in July with seasonal tours and a retail store. To read more about this new business and Salty’s story on this COPC farm, visit Salty’s digital publication here.

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Podcast episode 3 is ready!


Podcast Episode #3 – Dexter Cattle Company is ready for your listening pleasure. Mike Lafortune took Hanna Hameline and Alison Jenkins to see some of his Dexter Cattle. While the cattle nuzzled up for scratches, Mike talked about what it’s like to be an organic beef farmer on P.E.I.  

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