Farmr quinoa and kale salad beside the hay roasted chicken

Can Vegetarians and Meat Eaters Get Along?

Hi, my name is Greg and I’m one of the owners of Farm’r. It might be odd to write a post about vegans and vegetarians given we are a meat serving restaurant, but hear me out. Yes, I’ve Been Vegetarian I love non-meat eaters. I’m not following now, but have been a vegetarian in the past for over a year, and during 4 months of … Continue reading Can Vegetarians and Meat Eaters Get Along?

Broccoli and Lettuce

How Farm’r Wound Up Being Considered Healthy

Here’s something you may not know, when developing the concept behind Farm’r, we weren’t trying to create a “healthy” restaurant. The funny thing is, when you ask most people who have eaten here or are familiar with the concept, the first sentence always includes the word “healthy”. You won’t see that word on our branding and it seldom appears on our website. At the same … Continue reading How Farm’r Wound Up Being Considered Healthy

Chicken breast

Local Chicken: Part 1, Picking Chicken at your Toronto Grocery Store

I don’t know about you, but everyone I know eats a lot of chicken. I eat a lot of chicken. Our diets today rely on it. For something you eat so much, what do you know about it? Today we hear a lot about “antibiotics” in chicken, but what does that mean? Is antibiotic free or organic chicken worth it or should we just buy … Continue reading Local Chicken: Part 1, Picking Chicken at your Toronto Grocery Store