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This page contains news, event information, and other items added by myself, the intrepid farmer-in-process at Old 99. I send out a message every week, but most are set with a delete date about two weeks later. I archive some of the posts if they have content other than weekly availability of produce and meat.

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Old 99 FArm cider day sat Oct 21


It’s a combined message this week, first an invitation to come out with kids (or not) and enjoy a potluck apple cider pressing. I do have 8 bushels of apples but you may want to contribute some too. start time 2 pm till about 5. should be nice day but will be making biochar too which means a fire to stay beside.

We have lots of greens, roots, tomatoes, peppers this week still. I will have fresh beef in two weeks, so you may want to check if there’s room in the freezer for a quarter. Carrots special on bulk buy 4kg or more.

Do you feel like the public is not getting the full story about Climate Change and maybe you would do things differently if you knew the facts? Don’t miss Fri. Nov 3 7pm – 9pm Guy McPherson lecture on Abrupt Climate Change at West Flamborough Presbyterian Church, 262 Middletown Rd at hwy8 (right near Wm Dam Seeds). Free, donation expected. Suitable for teens, not for kids. Discussion afterwards, refreshments. Workshop Sat and Sun: Only Love Remains, how to adapt one’s life in light of Climate Upset. $200, max 20 people

Healthy Eating
Ian and Cami