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B.C. farm family growing more vegetables


May 26, 2009
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vegetablesMay 26, 2009, Saanich, B.C. – The latest generation of Vantreights to run
the 125-year-old family farm is banking on its past to take the Saanich
Peninsula operation into the future.

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May 26, 2009, Saanich, B.C. – The latest generation of Vantreights to run the 125-year-old family farm is banking on its past to take the Saanich Peninsula operation into the future.

“We’ve now gone back to my forefathers” says Ryan Vantreight, 31, son of farm owner Ian Vantreight. “We are trying to get things back to the way they used to be.”

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