To our market patrons,
With heavy heart and much sadness, Trinity Bellwoods Farmers’ Market regrets to inform you that John van der Heyden, of Woolerdale Farm and Anne’s husband, has passed away.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to Anne and daughters, Nicole, Marlene, Karen and Fran during this difficult time.
As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Y.M.C.A. Peterborough Haliburton Nourish Program, would be John’s wish; www.rushnellfamilyservices.com
The family will receive friends at
Walas Funeral Home, 130 Main St., Brighton
on Tues. Oct. 1st, 2013
from 2 to 4pm and 7 to 9pm
Mass at St. Alphonsus’s Roman Catholic Church, Wooler on Wed. Oct. 2nd , 2013 at 1pm.
The Van der Heyden family has been growing vegetables since 1981. Ann and John, along with their four daughters, live and work at the Wooler Dale Farm, nestled in the Murray Hills of Northumberland County, midway between Toronto and Kingston.
The goal of Wooler Dale Farm is to supply families with fresh, healthy, local and affordable Certified Organic food for them to enjoy.
Certified Organic market vegetables and some berries. Market opens with their asparagus.
Certified Organic, the Wooler Dale Farm is completely self-sufficient. Sustainable farming is accomplished by introducing a variety of vegetablees into the fourteen year crop rotation plan, essential to maintaining highly fertile soil. All of the produce is picked, packed and delivered to customers by hand.
Wooler Dale Farms is a Member of Canadian Organic Growers and the Ecological Farmers Association of Ontario.