Seeds for 2021

We have received our first order of seeds for 2021 and have put them out for sale. This first order came in from West Coast Seeds (Lower mainland area). We have a great offering of tomatoes, kale, squashes, peppers, carrots, lettuces, and a WHOLE bunch more. Come and start dreaming of the garden you are …

Important Update: Fair Trade and Organic Bananas

Canadians eat more bananas than any other single fruit. Unfortunately, bananas do not grow in Canada, so we must import them from much warmer regions and the cost to do so continues to increase. There are just two importers of Fairtrade Bananas in Canada: Equifruit based in Quebec, and our supplier, Discovery Organics, based in …

We Love Local

Earth’s General Store is a champion of local products. We carry a large variety of vegetables and fruits from Alberta organic farms. We Love Local!

Organic Cranberries

Organic Cranberries – a healthier choice. Read the article from Yahoo Food about non-organic and certified organic cranberries. Fresh and frozen organic cranberries are available at both of our stores.

Produce Update #1

Produce Update #1 November 1 – 7th Sorry – this is going out a little late. Hopefully next week’s posting on our fantastic produce will be more timely. As part of Earth’s General Store providing excellent quality information to our customers we will be posting a weekly update from our produce department regarding supply issues, …

Persimmons

Have you ever eaten a fully ripe persimmon? Persimmons are truly delicious. A few weeks ago we offered the Fuyu variety of persimmon – which is sweet and you don’t have to wait until they are almost a jelly consistency. At present we are offering the Hachiya variety of persimmons. They are presently $2.49 each and from California. If you check out the articles and the videos below you can learn about the different types of persimmons that are out there.