First fresh vegetable of Quebec, the asparagus is the aristocrat of a garden. In fact, Julius Caesar and Louis XIV were infatuated with this wonderful vegatable.

The asparagus is a plant from the liliaceae family cousin of the garlic and the onion.

 

Twenty years ago, a disease wiped out the cultivation of asparagus. We are the pioneers to adventure in the new variety called Guelph Millenium on a trial and error program.

Following the recommendations of the agronomists, our soil ws prepared accordingly for the plantation of the new variety of asparagus. This new variety seems to be more resistant to disease producing a superior yield compared to Jersey Giant.



The asparagus is very demanding and requires an important investment. We must patiently wait four years after plantation before harvesting the first crop for a period of two weeks only.





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