The adage that everything old is new again has perhaps never been proven quite so royally as with Patricia Hastings and her heritage wheat.
Hastings, who has a farm near Stirling, Ont., which is north of Belleville and (just) within a 100-mile radius of Ottawa, got her hands on a small bag of heritage seeds of Red Fife Wheat about a decade ago.
Ontario Garlic Week! There is a bounty of garlic available in Hastings County and it’s not too late to plant! You can