YYC Growers and Distributors

Farming cooperative bringing fresh produce to the people
Member Since 2020
Employees 5
Locations 1
Local Suppliers 96%
Contact Us
#18 4750 106 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2C 1G1
info@yycgrowers.com
Affiliations
Awards
  • Avenue Magazine Top 40 Under 40 2018
Environmental Initiatives
  • Recycling
  • Composting
  • Waste reduction
  • Permaculture Design
Commitment to Employees
  • Staff discount
  • Flexible hours
  • Ability to bring child to workplace
  • Education reimbursement
  • Professional development, mentorship and training
  • Committees: Occupational/Environmental Safety Committee, Green Team

SUSTAINABILITY PROFILE (2019)

CO2 Emissions Saved (kg)
1.1 million
Waste Diverted (kg)
1.3 million
Dollars Donated ($)
Hours Volunteered

COVID-19 UPDATE: Revamping produce delivery service to include curbside pickup    

YYC Growers and Distributors is a cooperative of both urban and rural farmers in Southern Alberta, connecting Calgarians with fresh, locally-grown and sustainable produce.

The cooperative believes wholeheartedly in increasing food security and accessibility to healthy food. To achieve this mission, YYC Growers and Distributors ships Harvest Boxes of produce from its members to homes all around Calgary.

The co-op members include:

  • Dirt Boys
  • Grand Trunk
  • Leaf & Lyre
  • MicroYYC
  • Pennybun Mushrooms
  • Deepwater Farms
  • Eagle Creek Farms
  • Steel Pony
  • Shirley’s Greenhouse
  • Happiness by the Acre
  • Little Loaves
  • Our Family Farm
  • Fresh Flavor
  • Seeds to Greens
  • Calico Farms
  • Eden Project