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A greener food distribution system

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Environmental awareness has always been a core value in our personal lives and business practices. As a direct-to-consumer wholesale distribution company, we make it attractive and economical for our customers to buy in bulk case lots, an easy way to help eliminate the wasteful use of materials and resources in the production of retail-sized packaging.


Hemp seeds: Rancho product of the month

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This month’s star of our show is the wonderfully tasty and nutritious Hemp Seed. You may also be familiar with the terms “hemp seed hearts” and “hemp nuts”. With a mild, nutty flavour and soft texture, our high quality hemp seeds pack quite a dietary punch!


Chef Heidi Fink’s cooking class ~ Flavours of the Exotic

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Visiting one of Chef Heidi Fink’s cooking classes can be a little bit like taking a trip to an exotic country. In fact the class, which was held Saturday, February 25, in Victoria’s London Chef Cooking School, and co-sponsored by Rancho Vignola, was appropriately entitled Flavours of the Exotic and featured the sort of unique… Read more »


Spring Clearance Sale now open! Are you ready? 

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No order minimums! Amazing and combinable discounts! Super Special pricing on select products! It’s that time of the year once again: we’re clearing out our warehouse to make way for the upcoming season. This is the last chance you have to order before the new crop arrives in the fall. Make sure to get your… Read more »


Merry Christmas!

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Once again we have closed up shop for the year! The warehouse is silent and our hard-working team has taken off on a variety of holiday adventures. Most have gone home to their families, but hopefully they’re all getting outside and enjoying that beautiful Okanagan winter sunshine! The time off is very much deserved.


Donation Day 2016

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The warehouse is alive with the pitter-patter of work boots, the swoosh of our aprons and hairnets, the hum of the equipment and the chatter of our valued staff. As we close in on the end of our final Harvest Sale of the year, our staff, friends and families have once again gathered for our… Read more »


Harvest Sales!

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November has come and gone, and with it the annual Harvest Sales. We have spent the last month hosting events throughout British Columbia, Alberta and at the newly-added Steinbach, Manitoba, venue! As in previous years, the Harvest Sales were a smashing success, and we are happy to have reconnected with our customers. Being a seasonal… Read more »


Flax seeds: Rancho product of the month

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Canada is the number-one producer of flax in the world, generating over 368,000 metric tonnes annually, followed closely by China, Russia and India. The cool and humid temperatures of various parts of North America make the flax plant an ideal crop. It is easy to grow, with the right soil and right conditions, as it… Read more »



blog

Posts Categorized: article

A greener food distribution system

Posted by & filed under article.

Environmental awareness has always been a core value in our personal lives and business practices. As a direct-to-consumer wholesale distribution company, we make it attractive and economical for our customers to buy in bulk case lots, an easy way to help eliminate the wasteful use of materials and resources in the production of retail-sized packaging.


Hemp seeds: Rancho product of the month

Posted by & filed under article, recipe.

This month’s star of our show is the wonderfully tasty and nutritious Hemp Seed. You may also be familiar with the terms “hemp seed hearts” and “hemp nuts”. With a mild, nutty flavour and soft texture, our high quality hemp seeds pack quite a dietary punch!


Chef Heidi Fink’s cooking class ~ Flavours of the Exotic

Posted by & filed under article.

Visiting one of Chef Heidi Fink’s cooking classes can be a little bit like taking a trip to an exotic country. In fact the class, which was held Saturday, February 25, in Victoria’s London Chef Cooking School, and co-sponsored by Rancho Vignola, was appropriately entitled Flavours of the Exotic and featured the sort of unique… Read more »


Spring Clearance Sale now open! Are you ready? 

Posted by & filed under article, recipe.

No order minimums! Amazing and combinable discounts! Super Special pricing on select products! It’s that time of the year once again: we’re clearing out our warehouse to make way for the upcoming season. This is the last chance you have to order before the new crop arrives in the fall. Make sure to get your… Read more »


Merry Christmas!

Posted by & filed under article, recipe.

Once again we have closed up shop for the year! The warehouse is silent and our hard-working team has taken off on a variety of holiday adventures. Most have gone home to their families, but hopefully they’re all getting outside and enjoying that beautiful Okanagan winter sunshine! The time off is very much deserved.


Donation Day 2016

Posted by & filed under article.

The warehouse is alive with the pitter-patter of work boots, the swoosh of our aprons and hairnets, the hum of the equipment and the chatter of our valued staff. As we close in on the end of our final Harvest Sale of the year, our staff, friends and families have once again gathered for our… Read more »


Harvest Sales!

Posted by & filed under article, recipe.

November has come and gone, and with it the annual Harvest Sales. We have spent the last month hosting events throughout British Columbia, Alberta and at the newly-added Steinbach, Manitoba, venue! As in previous years, the Harvest Sales were a smashing success, and we are happy to have reconnected with our customers. Being a seasonal… Read more »


Flax seeds: Rancho product of the month

Posted by & filed under article.

Canada is the number-one producer of flax in the world, generating over 368,000 metric tonnes annually, followed closely by China, Russia and India. The cool and humid temperatures of various parts of North America make the flax plant an ideal crop. It is easy to grow, with the right soil and right conditions, as it… Read more »