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Box 50, San Clara, Manitoba, R0L 1T0
Located in western central Manitoba near the Saskatchewan border, Snoetic Farm is a small diversified family operation producing quality seed & culinary garlic; fresh market vegetables; pastured poultry; Dexter beef and breeding stock; fertile eggs, chicks and replacement heritage chickens; and a variety of farm-
Our garlic crop and other Alliums move together in a 4 yr rotation and are followed by cover crops, chicken tractors, and market vegetable production.
Bulbils are a huge part of our operation. Not only are they a fantastic and safe way to introduce a new variety to our collection, we view them as insurance for seed stock quality. Bulbils from every bolting and weekly-
We created and chose this word for its implication that our thoughts, wishes and actions would facilitate the onset of winter each year. Noetic sciences examine “how beliefs, thoughts and intentions affect the physical world”. Snow is… snow.
Summer is a long haul for us; it is filled with countless hours of hand-
By September we are welcoming the shorter days and cooler nights. We are daydreaming and talking about snow, skijoring and winter trails. Soon, we are planting next year’s garlic crop and putting it to bed for the winter, preparing it for vernalization and subsequently another year of growth.
Winter is an essential constituent in both the success of our garlic crop and the balance of our lifestyle.
Our garlic is grown in an ecologically-
Snoetic is a whimsical combination of the words “snow” and “noetic” with the additional benefit of rhyming with “poetic.”
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