This woman built a greenhouse that grows eye-catching exotic fruits—in Nova Scotia

Annette Clarke’s nursery is expanding the definition of what’s growable out east

How do you like them genetically engineered, non-browning apples?

The first non-browning apples created by B.C.’s Okanagan Specialty Fruits just got USDA approval—and not all apple growers will be happy


Fruit is not just for dessert anymore

A top British food writer turns the ‘stars in my pastries’ into the saviours of his savoury dishes


Do you mind if we pick your pears?

A volunteer project in B.C. gets fruit that would have rotted to people who need it


Everyone’s got pawpaw fever

A mix of guava and banana, this coveted fruit is, oddly, native to Ontario’s Carolinian forest


Fresh fruit, veg and paranoia

Personality conflicts at farmers’ markets aren’t that unusual, says one expert, but even he admits Calgary’s are ‘on a different scale’