RR7 focus is oyster mushroom logs. We only sell logs after the first flush of mushrooms. Removing the wait of 1 or 2 years, our logs will flush again whenever conditions are the same as the date of their first flush. Ensuring an enjoyable experience of watching your log produce mushrooms every year right from the start.
Despite our small size, we are big on garlic at RR7 Farmstead. We harvest thousands of heads of Softneck and Hardneck Garlic annually.We take tremendous pride in bringing the best garlic cultivars to our customers.
# We sell garlic braiding kits.
We love great food. That's why we grow things we grow, each to its own season. Our simple lifstyle allows us to appriecate the time it takes to harvest the very best
RR7 Farmstead is located on the sunny southern ridge of Mount Elphinstone in beautiful Gibsons, British Columbia. RR7 supports local food sustainability through ethical sourcing, production, and distribution. We promote healthy living by providing the best quality food that nature can provide.
Our growing standards far exceed certified organic growing practices. We are not just growers but rather environmental permaculture stewards of a beautiful and sacred land that we are blessed to call home.
We cherish the lessons of our heritage and encourage our customers to step back in time with us as we honour our families by growing and sharing their lessons with our community.
Growing to the capacity of our land while also growing what is most suitable to the conditions, enables us to have a plethora of delicious produce that we are proud to make available for our neighbours to buy.
Amazing fresh produce! They always go out of their way to make sure that they have veggies for you and are willing to work with your budget. Very nice owners! Will be a forever client.
– Coral, Gibsons, BC.
Tomatoes and oregano make it Italion; wine and tarragon make it French. Sour cream makes it Russian;m lemon and cinnamon make it Greek. Soyu sauce makes it Chinese; Garlic makes it good
– Alice May Brock (of ‘Alice’s Restaurant’ fame)
People who love to eat are the best people.
– Julia Child
Of all mushrooms commonly consumed, oyster mushrooms in the genus Pleurotus stand out as exceptional allies for improving human and environmental health . These mushrooms enjoy a terrific reputation as the easiest to cultivate, richly nutritious and medicinally supportive.
– Paul Stamets
Due to the corvid-19 pandemic, we are isolating ourselves by not attending markets nor hosting any events until further notice.
Our farm gate will remain open as long as we stay healthy.
Eat well, stay well, we are all in this together.
Hello, I am your farmer, Dale A great selection of alder logs, eh? Mid winter is a good time to inoculate logs. The molds and other contaminates from the forest are all taken out of the air by the amount of rain we get. Plus as the weather warms the myocilin has a...
My favorite dog walk is also the one I Use for silent Buddhist meals in the forest. Mostly only locals and mushroom pickers use this trail. Just above our farm on the slope of Mount Elphinstone As soon as I enter the forest a silence becomes almost complete. Only...
Happy new year from your farmer, Dale. Another year and another chance to grow the greatest garden ever. I am 68 years old, aware that I only have 10 or 15 more opportunities to do so. Growing flowers and food, connected to our world, doing things I like to do brings...