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Discovery Organics, devoted to change – Western Grocer Magazine article

“In July, Discovery Organics’ new 20,000 square foot headquarters in East Vancouver was still being prepped for occupation. But Annie Moss, who founded Discovery in 1998 with partner Randy Hooper, could be found wandering through the bare facility, looking like the proverbial kid in the candy store.”

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El Nino – Winter 2015

“El Niño occurs when the normal systems of wind and ocean currents in the Pacific collapse – resulting in massive warming and drought throughout much of the tropics and subtropics. Major floods occur in some coastal locations as nearby oceans get warmer. Countries throughout much of Central and South America, Africa, South and South-East Asia and the South Pacific get hotter and dryer. Countries in the temperate regions of North America, Europe and Northern Asia get the reverse, experiencing mostly cooler and wetter conditions.”

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WE HAVE MOVED!


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As of FRIDAY August 7th, ALL DELIVERIES will go to 880 Malkin Avenue VANCOUVER B.C. V6A 2K6:

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SAVE THE DATE! June 5th

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Discovery Organics is organizing a panel discussion about Farm Working conditions this coming June 5th at 6pm downtown Vancouver and hope you can join! It should be a great learning opportunity for our customers, staff and partners, offering a different angle from ours.

“Arrests as Mexico farming wage strike turns violent” Aljazeera – May 12th                                                            

… “Farmworkers in Baja California protest low pay, poor conditions”

… “Many laborers stayed away from the fields Tuesday and hundreds spilled onto the highway, where they barricaded the road and burned tires.” LA Times – March 18th                      

…”Labour exploitation, slave-like conditions found on farms supplying biggest supermarkets” – ABC News Australia – May 7th

Here are just a few examples of the headlines we’ve seen in the media in the past few months.

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