Homestead Organics Sebringville Feed Mill Purchase to Lead to Jobs in Perth County FEB 2, 2016

Homestead Organics Sebringville Feed Mill Purchase to Lead to Jobs in Perth County FEB 2, 2016

An official ceremony was held on January 29th 2016 to transfer the Sebringville Feed Mill from from Hensall District Co-operative, Inc. (HDC) to Homestead Organics Ltd. In attendance were local elected officials, media representatives, business partners, organic farmers, and customers of Homestead Organics. Homestead Organics and HDC have been in discussions and have agreed upon […]

Strong Demand & Prices for Organic Grain In Ontario Hot Topic at Guelph Organic Conference JAN 31, 2015

Strong Demand & Prices for Organic Grain In Ontario Hot Topic at Guelph Organic Conference JAN 31, 2015

  CFN – Organic grain traders, buyers and processors are paying top dollar for corn, soybeans and many other grains and expect this trend to continue. “Depending on test weight and the shipping period, we expect to pay $12 to $14.50 per bushel for organic corn in 2015,” says Rita Felder, Owner and CEO of […]

The Manley Family Celebrates 25 Years of Homestead Organics in Berwick Ontario – October 14, 2013

The Manley Family Celebrates 25 Years of Homestead Organics in Berwick Ontario – October 14, 2013

CFN – Homestead Organics just celebrated its 25th Anniversary! Family businesses are becoming rare these days, but Homestead organics now has its third generation working in son Yannick is now in the fold!   This year, Homestead Organics celebrates its 25th birthday!  Things have come a long way since 1988, when Murray and Carrie created Homestead […]

Food and Farming with Tom Manley – Managing Drought with Soil Tillage – Eco Farm Day in Cornwall February 23, 2013

Food and Farming with Tom Manley – Managing Drought with Soil Tillage – Eco Farm Day in Cornwall February 23, 2013

“Do not listen to those who say there is nothing you can do to the very real and large social and environmental issues of our time”—Maude Barlow.   CFN– Everybody can make a difference, just not to everything at the same time. For farmers and home owners, one such battle is water management and soil […]