Spring – Page 2 – We Heart Local BC


May 30, 2021

Greg Sanderson

He was born into farming and, other than a brief foray beyond the farm in his youth, Greg Sanderson has […]
May 30, 2021

Usha Saini

There was something about the Okanagan Valley that inspired Usha Saini’s dream to own an Ambrosia apple orchard. Unfortunately, her […]
May 30, 2021

Mohinder Dhaliwal

Mohinder Dhaliwal learned from his parents and grandparents about the value of hard work on the farm. After he immigrated […]
May 30, 2021

The Gill Family

Many farmers hope that their children will take over farm some day. For the Gills of Lake Country, BC – […]
May 30, 2021

Adrian Arts

He’s considered a young gun in the Ambrosia apple growing community. Unlike most farmer’s his age, he didn’t come into […]
May 30, 2021

Railou & Rupinder Gill

Farmers, in general, are no strangers to risk but Railou Gill appears to be quite friendly with the idea of […]
May 30, 2021

Natalina Araujo

When Natalina Araujo took over managing the farm in 2012, she didn’t know much about growing apples. But, she knew […]
May 30, 2021

Wes Burdick

Despite being a real estate agent, farming has always been in Wes Burdick’s blood. He grew up on a dairy […]
May 30, 2021

Shane Witzke

Shane Witzke’s Kelowna Ambrosia Apple farm is a long way from Nazi-occupied Poland but that’s where this story begins. Shane’s […]
May 19, 2021

Boult Family

Meet Doug Boult, his wife Roberta and Doug’s parents at Rafter B Farms in Cawston, B.C. This farm has been a place of […]
April 9, 2021
Cutter Ranch

Cutter Ranch

Sacha Bentall and Tyler McNaughton are the passionate farmers behind Cutter Ranch in Fort Steele, B.C. They raise beef and […]
March 22, 2021

Sunnyside Produce

Sunnyside Produce is a family run greenhouse with several locations in the Lower Mainland. They grow 84 acres of bell […]