With the rise of industrial agriculture in our increasingly globalized world, local, small-scale farmers are more important now than ever. At BC Eco Seed Co-op we’re proud to be a farmer-first business.Over the years we’ve met and supplied many BC farmers with seeds grown close to home and getting to know our customers has been one of the biggest motivations in our business. Grower Profile is a storytelling initiative giving you a deeper snapshot of the farmers in your community, providing you with stories about the food growing close to home and the amazing humans who are making it happen.
Grower Profile is a storytelling initiative giving you a deeper snapshot of the farmers in your community. It is our goal to provide you with stories about the food growing close to home and the amazing humans who are making it happen. Explore this series to learn more about what drives these folks to make the bold decision to be a farmer and tend to the land.
Meet BC Eco Seed Co-op Stockist Belle General based in Victoria, BC.
We spoke with shop owner and pun mastermind Katie to learn more about they're unique mix of modern day mercantile meets bougie convenience store, what it means to work with values-aligned brands, and opening a business during the pandemic.
Meet BC Eco Seed Co-op Stockist The Refill Stop based in New Westminster, BC.
We spoke with Jessica Brown to learn more about how they're helping local businesses reduce their ecological footprint, participating in the circular economy, and how their community has kept them going and motivated through this pandemic.